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0310: Basic English Composition

Below are links handouts and readings for the course.  (Readings are also on reserve in the library.  Just tell the librarian at the checkout desk you're in my class and need to check out reserve materials.  Writing down the Basics is in a different notebook than the other readings.  You will only be able to use these in the library.)


Essay Format
Essay Format handout  Use this handout to guide you in formatting your essays.  Remember format is points, and you shouldn't be losing points on something so simple.  Whether you handwrite or type, format correctly.  (Handwritten papers do not have to be double spaced.)

Help formatting typed papers:

General Readings

Essay 1: Comfortable Place Readings


In-Class Essay Tips


Essay 3: Narrative/Food Readings


Essay 5: Definition Readings