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Mosaics: Reading and Writing Sentences, 4th Edition

By Kim Flachmann

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 31, 2011

Description

Mosaics illustrates how reading and writing are part of an interrelated process, and encourages students to discover how the “mosaics” of their own reading and writing processes work together to form a coherent whole.

Table of Contents

Unit 1  The Basics

  • Chapter 1  Parts of Speech
  • Chapter 2  Phrases and Clauses
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments 

 

Unit 2  Sentences

  • Chapter 3  Subjects and Verbs  
  • Chapter 4  Fragments  
  • Chapter 5  Fused Sentences and Comma Splices  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 3  Verbs

  • Chapter 6  Regular and Irregular Verbs  
  • Chapter 7  Verb Tense  
  • Chapter 8  Subject-Verb Agreement  
  • Chapter 9  More on Verbs  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 4  Pronouns

  • Chapter 10  Pronoun Problems  
  • Chapter 11  Pronoun Reference and Point of View  
  • Chapter 12  Pronoun Agreement  
  • Unit Quizzes  
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 5  Modifiers

  • Chapter 13  Adjectives  
  • Chapter 14  Adverbs  
  • Chapter 15  Modifier Errors  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 6  Punctuation

  • Chapter 16  End Punctuation  
  • Chapter 17  Commas  
  • Chapter 18  Apostrophes  
  • Chapter 19  Quotation Marks  
  • Chapter 20  Other Punctuation Marks  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 7  Mechanics

  • Chapter 21  Capitalization  
  • Chapter 22  Abbreviations and Numbers  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Unit 8  Choosing the Right Word

  • Chapter 23  Standard and Nonstandard English  
  • Chapter 24  Easily Confused Words  
  • Chapter 25  Spelling  
  • Unit Quizzes
  • Unit Writing Assignments  

Appendixes 

  • Appendix 1:  Error Log 
  • Appendix 2:  Spelling Log

Credits  

Index