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Drunk Driving Can Be Stopped

  • Date Submitted: 08/12/2010 04:28 PM
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Danielle Walker
44 Pine Grove Rd
Beaufort, SC 29906
Student 21293049
Examination 00711700
The Writing Process, Part 1

A trip to the ocean can be a relaxing escape from the everyday pressures of life. A sailboat glistening on the horizon provides a mental escape to faraway places. The rhythm of the ocean beating against the sand is sedating music to a troubled mind. A slow, gentle breeze can relax your tensions. You should always be careful to avoid overexposure to the sun at the beach.

1. Write or type the sentences that answer the following questions:
a. What sentence is the topic sentence of the paragraph?
b. What sentence is unrelated to the topic and can be eliminated?

A trip to the ocean can be a relaxing escape from the everyday pressures of life.
You should always be careful to avoid overexposure to the sun at the beach.

2. List four things to look for when you’re proofreading.
spelling, punctuation, grammar, and sentence structure

3. A. Define the term cliché.
    B. Write one sentence that contains a cliché.
Cliché: A trite or overused expression or idea.
Donald will give Michelle a run for her money in the upcoming tournament.    
4. Name and explain two types of prewriting.
Two types of prewriting are: brainstorming and researching. When brainstorming you write any and every idea that comes to mind when prewriting and researching is another name for prewriting. You get information from outside sources.
5. Choose one of the topics listed below and write a five sentence paragraph using chronological order to arrange the details of the paragraph.
How To Make My Favorite Sandwich
To make the perfect peanut butter and jelly sandwich you will need a plate, a bowl, a spoon, a knife, peanut butter, grape jelly, and two slices of bread. First place two slices of bread on the plate, then mix your peanut butter and your grape jelly into a bowl. You then, take the spoon and spread the peanut butter and grape jelly mix on...

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