ENGL 101 Writing from Sources I (5)
Academic reading and graphics from different genres to provide opportunities for noticing lexis and grammar of genre and specific topic. Students discuss topic, receiving feedback on use of structures and lexis, and write short responses to the type of questions that might be asked on exams related to the readings. Sentence-level issues related to sentence structure and lexis. Limited to student admitted to UW with English language requirement. Offered: AWSp.
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Don't make the mistake of looking for an English composition sample essay to copy or memorize to write for your exam.
Chances are good that the same topics will not be repeated and you will end up writing an essay that answers a different question.
This would be a tragic mistake. By writing some of the essays from the following list, you'll see what level of writing is needed to pass your proficiency exam.
The composition topics that follow are from previous Michigan ECPE exams.
Review these topics for an idea of what awaits you on the written section of the exam.
Of course, the exact topics won’t be repeated, but chances are good that you will see something very similar.