Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities

Wayzgoose Press
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This book is intended for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are frequently problematic for advanced students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage. The most important points are summarized as tips, and students have the opportunity to write their own sentences with the expressions.
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About the author

Kenneth (Ken) Cranker studied biology, concentrating in human nutrition, at Cornell University. It was while working in a biochemical laboratory there that Ken came into contact with international post-docs conducting top-notch research in English, a non-native language, and he was inspired to become an ESL teacher. After obtaining an M.S. in TESOL at SUNY Albany, he taught in Japan for twelve years, nearly half of which were at the university level. After returning to the U.S., he has been teaching primarily English for academic purposes at the University of Delaware English Language Institute, preparing conditionally admitted students for university studies. 

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Publisher
Wayzgoose Press
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Published on
May 6, 2016
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Pages
68
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Language
English
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Genres
Foreign Language Study / English as a Second Language
Language Arts & Disciplines / Composition & Creative Writing
Language Arts & Disciplines / Rhetoric
Language Arts & Disciplines / Vocabulary
Study Aids / TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) & IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
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Eligible for Family Library

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