Understanding Ourselvesis a multicultural reader for basic writers built around the theme of personal identity. This flexible text encourages active reading through high interest, accessible essays, short stories, and poems on the theme of identity, and links the complementary functions of reading and writing.The essay writer usually uses the story, or narrative, that he or she is telling to explain an idea. Writers of narratives have some important decisions to make: 1. Who should tell the story? ... But readers lose their patience if it takes too long to get into the story or to finish the story to make the point the writer seems to be makinganbsp;...
|Author||:||Ellen Andrews Knodt|
|Publisher||:||Longman Pub Group - 1997-01-09|