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English Composition 1

R. Rambo, Instructor
Illinois Valley Community College

Office: A-313
Phone: 815-224-0338
E-mail: Randy_Rambo@ivcc.edu
 
Office Hours: Spring 2018
Monday and Friday: 11:00 am-12:45 pm / Wednesday: 11:00 am-12:00 pm, 2:00-2:30 pm
(and by appointment)

Student Studying with Her Laptop
Student Reading a Book
Home Page and Assignments

ENG 1001-03

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00-10:50 am | Room B-213 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Monday, Jan. 22: Continued discussion of Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Drafting." In-class work on Essay 1.

Wednesday, Jan. 24: Continued discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Friday, Jan. 26: Continued discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Monday, Jan. 29: Draft of Essay 1 (at least 600 words) due for peer critique. Peer critiques of Essay 1. Please come to class with a printed copy and a digital copy of your Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

 

ENG 1001-04

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 1:00-1:50 pm | Room E-214 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Monday, Jan. 22: Continued discussion of Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Drafting." In-class work on Essay 1.

Wednesday, Jan. 24: Continued discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Friday, Jan. 26: Continued discussion of Essay 1. In-class work on Essay 1.

Monday, Jan. 29: Draft of Essay 1 (at least 600 words) due for peer critique. Peer critiques of Essay 1. Please come to class with a printed copy and a digital copy of your Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

 

ENG 1001-300

Tuesday: 6:00-8:40 pm | Room B-213 | Syllabus | Blackboard

Schedule and Daily Assignments

Tuesday, Jan. 23: Discussion of Essay 1. Come to class with a possible subject for your Essay 1. Read "The Writing Process: Prewriting." In-class work on Essay 1.

Quizzes and Exercises

 

Word Facts

The meanings of words sometimes change over time. What common four-letter word meaning "pleasant" used to mean, among other things, foolish, ignorant, simple, silly, absurd, senseless, lustful, showy, extravagant, elegant, scrupulous, fussy, strict, difficult to please, refined, cultured, respectable, virtuous, slothful, lazy, cowardly, fragile, tender, strange, rare, shy, reluctant, slender, unimportant, critical, doubtful, and full of risk?

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