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Title:
ESL resource book for engineers and scientists
Author:
Campbell, Elaine, 1932- Ph.D.
Publication Information:
New York : J. Wiley, [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Electronic Access:
Table of Contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/onix04/96012349.html
ISBN:
9780471121718

9780471121725
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Book

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Summary

Summary

Combines the fundamentals of technical writing and verbal communication with essential English as a second language (ESL) skills. Contains a range of actual examples and case studies to enable non-native English speaking professionals to write clear and effective documentation.


Table of Contents

Verbal Communications
ESL and Technical Writing Style
The Technical Writer's Tone
Special Style Notes
ESL Troublespots
More ESL Troublespots
Grammar Troublespots
Grammar and Style Fine Points
The Writing Process
Speaking and Listening
The Group Experience
Additional Resources
Tips for Survival and Success
Appendix
Bibliography
Index