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ERIC Number: EJ420163
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0826-435X
Discourse Matrix: A Practical Tool for ESL Writing Teachers.
Mackie, Ardiss; Bullock, Chris
TESL Canada Journal, v8 n1 p67-76 Nov 1990
Demonstrates how a technique involving contrastive rhetoric can help writing teachers and their students uncover and improve the overall rhetorical patterns in student writing. In addition, the use of a matrix that locates rhetorical patterns not followed in typical English patterns is described. (11 references) (GLR)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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