CliffsAP English Language and Composition
CliffsAP English Language and Composition by Barbara V. Swovelin
English | Jan. 2, 2001 | ISBN: 0764586858 | 339 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
CliffsAP study guides help you gain an edge on Advanced Placement* exams. Review exercises, realistic practice exams, and effective test-taking strategies are the key to calmer nerves and higher AP* scores.
A detailed overview of the different types of multiple choice questions
Explanations of how the essays are scored
Sample topics with actual student essays
A diagnostic mini-test to help you assess your test-taking strengths and weaknesses
The exam's multiple choice questions are designed to test your ability to analyze prose passages, and the free response section tests your writing ability in a variety of modes and for a variety of purposes. This guide shows you plenty of examples of each, covering the following areas:
Rhetoric and rhetorical modes, and author meaning and purpose
Organization and structure
The main idea of a passage
Planning and writing your essay
Suggestions on writing style
Plus, a glossary of terms for the multiple choice and free response sections
This comprehensive guide offers a thorough review of key concepts and detailed answer explanations. Its all you need to do your best " and get the college credits you deserve.
*Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.