What you need to study for the final exams

ANNOUNCEMENT – ENGLISH 2
 
 
What you need to study for the final exams:
 
– Text 1: William Bloss, (July 2007) Understanding our changing atmosphere, Education in Chemistry.
 
– Text 2: Richard Tuckett, (Jan. 2008), CF3SF5 – a ‘super’ greenhouse gas, Education in Chemistry.
 
-Text 3: Tony Hangreaves (March 2008), Battery Power, Education in Chemistry
 
-Text 4: Drs Andrew Abbott and David Davies (2003) Salty Solvents – Ionic Really, Education in Chemistry 
 
Text 5: ‘Caffeine Chemistry – What Is Caffeine and How Does It Work?’ , by Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D.,
About.com Guide – Caffeine
 
Language:
 
– Formality Features/Formal Letter Writing
– Paraphrase
– Coherence/Cohesion in writing/Parallelism (Parallel Structure)
– Time words/Adverbs of time
– Sentences (Simple/Compound/Complex Sentences/Adjective Clauses)
– Transitions/Connectors/Subordinators/Coordinators
– Revision of Tenses (check the relevant links)
– Revision of Comparisons and Comparative Langauge (check the relevant links)
– Summary writing
– Reading Comprehension questions and family words/derivatives from the above texts
– Prefixes/Suffixes
– English-Greek Translation of the above texts
– Commentary writing

 

The instructor

Maria Koutraki

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Author: Kallia Katsampoxaki-Hodgetts

EAP/ESP lecturer and instructor Academic Writing Specialist School of Science and Engineering University of Crete Tel. (0030) 2810 545102 Office Γ301, Chemistry Department Panistimioupoli Vouton, Heraklion, Crete, 71003 https://twitter.com/kalliacrete

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