Welcome to the TOEFL-Prep Writing Practice Site

On this web site you will find resources to help you begin to learn how to write formal academic essays in English.  Learning and practicing the rules of essay writing will help you not only begin to prepare for the TOEFL but also in your academic work at an English-speaking college or university.   Click on the links on the menus below to learn about different aspects of academic essay writing.
 

EdPsy 387
Major Project
LESSON ONE

Basic Paragraph Structure

LESSON TWO

Paragraph
Coherence

LESSON THREE

Basic Academic Essay Structure

LESSON FOUR

End-of-class
Questionnaire

Description
of the Online
Writing Project
Topic Sentences

Supporting Sentences

Concluding Sentences

Exercise #1

Major Transitions

Minor Transitions

Off-topic Sentences

Exercise #2

Introductions

Body Paragraph(s)

Concluding Paragraphs

Exercise #3

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writing class

Click on these links to find pages
for additional writing practice:

The Writing Process
Types of Paragraphs
Researching Papers
Sample TOEFL-like Writing Topics


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It was last updated on 11/ 29/99

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