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12 terms

English for Academic Purposes terms

STUDY
PLAY
to cite
quote
abstract
A summary of a text
cohesion
the property of unity in a written text or a segment of spoken discourse that stems from links among its surface elements
coherence
quality of a piece of writing in which all the parts contribute to the development of the central idea, theme, or organizing principle
stance
A mental , physical, or emotional position adpted with respect to something
genre
A category of media texts characterized by a particular style, form or content.
criteria
A means of judging. A standard, rule, or test by which something can be judged.
draft
a document in a preliminary stage
source
A book, article, person, or other resource consulted for information
seminar
a small group of students, as in a university, meeting regularly to exchange information and hold discussions.
Paraphrasing
Rewriting others words in a different way
connector
Word that links together sentences or clauses