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Ace the GRE Writing Assessment

ISBN: 9781402208423

By: Timothy Avants

Published: 05/01/2007

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Description

If you’re one of the 500,000 students who will take the GRE this year, you know the stakes are high. Your score can determine whether you get into your ideal school—or settle for second-best. And the Writing Assessment is the hardest part of the test—one that trips up many students. Ace the GRE Writing Assessment gives you simple and clear instruction on what you need to know to score well on the toughest section of the test and provides real essay samples that you can relate to. You’ll get the lowdown on what you need to score high in an easy-to-understand format full of great tips. Inside you’ll discover how to handle: -Analysis of arguments -Logic -Cause and effect essays -Comparison/contrast statements -Punctuation - Transitions and much more! Don’t let the Writing Assessment stand between you and the score you want. Ace the GRE Writing Assessment is the resource you need to tackle the most challenging section of the GRE.

About the Author

Timothy Avants

John Sarkettnts is an EdD candidate in Curriculum & Instruction with an emphasis in Language Testing at the post-secondary level. He is an author and lecturer, and he reads and writes in five languages.

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Table of Contents

Contents
Introduction to the Writing Assessment
Punctuation
Transitions
Analysis of Argument
Patterns of Development
Logical Fallacies
Inductive vs. Deductive Logic
Sample Argument Questions and Essays
Analysis of Issue
Comparison-Contrast
Sample Patterns of Development Comparison-Contrast
Cause-Effect
Division-Classification Sample Paper
Definition
Sample Essay Questions and Answers
Epilogue

Excerpt

Analysis of Argument

The successful analysis of an argument depends on one’s ability to recognize patterns in a written piece. Usually, in formal writing, an author develops an argument by us...

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Format: Paperback

Dimensions
Length: 7 in
Width: 5.5 in
Weight: 6.56 oz
Page Count: 176 pages

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