Ideas to Improve Your Writing

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Ideas to Improve Your Writing

  1. 1. Improve Your Writing Ajarn Steve
  2. 2. J.K. Rowling
  3. 3. Good writers are rewarded. <ul><li>J.K. Rowling is the creative writer, who wrote Harry Potter . </li></ul><ul><li>She is now worth over a billion dollars or 35 billion baht. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Improve your writing <ul><li>Start by creating an outline of the paper you want to write. An outline organizes what you want to write. </li></ul><ul><li>An outline will make writing your paper easier. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Secrets to improving your writing. <ul><li>MS Word </li></ul>
  6. 6. MS Word <ul><li>Use MS Word to improve your writing. </li></ul>
  7. 7. MS Word <ul><li>Click on: Tools </li></ul><ul><li>Select: Spelling and Grammar </li></ul>
  8. 8. MS Word
  9. 9. MS Word <ul><li>Use MS Word to make sure both your spelling and grammar is correct. </li></ul><ul><li>Because of MS Word, there is no reason for your paper to have a lot of mistakes. </li></ul>
  10. 10. MS Word <ul><li>You have to use MS Word to make sure the papers that you write do not have any spelling or grammatical errors. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Improve Your Writing: <ul><li>Use a thesaurus to make your writing more interesting. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Thesaurus <ul><li>Thesaurus: is a book that lists words that are related to each other, in meaning, usually giving synonyms and antonyms. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Thesaurus <ul><li>Walk : limped, strode, sneaked, toddled, paced, rambled, </li></ul><ul><li>tramped, shuffled, plodded,strutted, strolled, stomped, stamped, hobbled, marched, </li></ul><ul><li>sauntered and prowled. </li></ul>
  14. 14. MS Word Thesaurus <ul><li>MS Word: Click on “ Tools ” </li></ul><ul><li>Select: “ Thesaurus ” </li></ul>
  15. 15. Thesaurus
  16. 16. Thesaurus <ul><li>Google the word “ thesaurus ” and you will find many online resources. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Exercise <ul><li>Replace the over-used word good with another word which is more precise and vivid. Use a thesaurus to find the words you need. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a good walk from Woolworths to Coles. </li></ul><ul><li>She was a good mother. </li></ul><ul><li>His results in the test were good. </li></ul><ul><li>They all had a good time. </li></ul><ul><li>He is a good runner. </li></ul><ul><li>They sell good clothes in that shop. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a good day today. </li></ul><ul><li>The child's behavior had been good all day. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Review <ul><li>Use MS Word to check your spelling and grammar. </li></ul><ul><li>Use the thesaurus on MS Word or an online thesaurus to make your writing more interesting. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Review <ul><li>Ask a friend to read your paper to make sure the spelling and grammar are correct. </li></ul>

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