"Joan--Tufts grad, BA and MSEd. Reading and writing, study skills, ESL"
...Critical reading also helps one's writing; as you read, you see how authors organize their main points and support them with examples. Then you can apply those same techniques to your own writing, whether it is one paragraph or an entire essay or story. Using language well is satisfying, and as your progress you enjoy it more and more! I have taught...