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Ch 9: SAT Writing - Sentence Clarity and Structure: Tutoring Solution

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The Sentence Clarity and Structure chapter of this SAT Writing Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about ways to effectively structure your sentences in an essay. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the techniques for writing coherent sentences required when completing the SAT Writing section.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other SAT Writing work.
  • Identify the sentence structure concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our SAT Writing Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn proper sentence structure and earn better a score on the SAT Writing section. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding sentence structure, 'mixed structure' sentences, faulty comparisons and other sentence structure problems
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their writing skills learning
  • Prefer learning about sentence structure visually
  • Find themselves performing poorly on the SAT Writing section
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead studying for the SAT Writing section
  • Don't have access to their SAT tutor outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning sentence clarity and structure simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live SAT tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn proper sentence structure on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives

  • Understand complete and incomplete sentences.
  • Be able to spot and avoid 'mixed structure' sentences
  • Learn to write logical sentences
  • Establish methods for avoiding faulty comparisons
  • Discover how improving sentence structure will help you write better
  • Review the steps for structuring sentences in an essay
6 Lessons in Chapter 9: SAT Writing - Sentence Clarity and Structure: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences

1. Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences

Just because you know a good sentence when you read one doesn't mean that you think it's easy to put one together - forget about writing an essay's worth. Learn how to write clear sentences and turn rough ones into gems.

How to Structure Sentences in an Essay

2. How to Structure Sentences in an Essay

Sometimes we know what we want to write, but we are just unsure of the best way to write it. In this video, we will cover ways to structure sentences in an essay.

How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure

3. How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure

Often times in writing, we know what we want to say, but it doesn't seem to come out right. In this video we will learn the steps needed to improve your writing with better sentence structure.

Sentence Structure: Identify and Avoid 'Mixed Structure' Sentences

4. Sentence Structure: Identify and Avoid 'Mixed Structure' Sentences

A mixed structure sentence is a common error that occurs when a writer starts a sentence with one structure but switches to a different structure in the middle of the sentence. This video will teach you how to spot and avoid this type of error.

How to Write Logical Sentences and Avoid Faulty Comparisons

5. How to Write Logical Sentences and Avoid Faulty Comparisons

Your sentences may not always make as much sense as you think they do, especially if you're comparing two or more things. It's easy to let comparisons become illogical, incomplete, or ambiguous. Learn how to avoid making faulty comparisons on your way to writing a great essay.

Complete and Incomplete Sentences: Examples & Overview

6. Complete and Incomplete Sentences: Examples & Overview

Writing complete sentences is essential to clear communication. In this lesson, we will look at how to write a complete sentence and analyze common errors students tend to make.

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