Learn English Writing – Articles

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Articles are indeed confusing for ESL students learning how to write English stories, essays and reports.

Knowing how to write a sentence with the correct article is a tough job for ESL students. There are so many rules and the rules are confusing.

LEARN WRITING THROUGH PRACTICE

Often, regular, short practice exercises are a good way to help students learn this important writing task.

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Writing Class TTP

Last class, the ESL students reviewed nominalization as a paraphrase writing skill. This ESL writing worksheet has suggested answers for the review question questions. You will also find suggested answers for the synonym questions.

ESL WRITING SPONGE ACTIVITIES

Control is an important skill when learning to write with style. These two short writing exercises help English students learn how to control their writing with guided practice.

Writing Activity #1

  1. Sentence one must appeal to the senses.
  2. Sentence two must use three adjectives.

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Short ESL Writing Assignment

Here is a short and effective ESL writing exercise. It helps students learn to develop an acute awareness of the vocabulary choices they make while writing. I found exercise on a website called The English Teacher.

ESL WRITING EXERCISE

Objective: ESL students write a six sentence paragraph. They cannot repeat a word, including contractions and articles.

Rules: The paragraph must make sense and demonstrate standard principles of a well structured paragraph (i.e. topic and unity). It should not be a simple collection of unrelated sentences.

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