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Questions to consider while reading: The Nabokov piece is a seminal one in our study of reading and writing.
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What makes someone a good writer? To begin to answer this question, we compared the discourse knowledge and self-regulation of good and poor writers, as well as the quality and length of their final texts. Forty-eight junior-college students were given 50 minutes to write a text comparing Montreal where they went to school to another city of their choice. Results showed that poor writers were no more linear than good writers, and no less actively self-regulated their writing. However, good writers waited longer before beginning to write, and wrote texts that were more specifically comparative than did poor writers. Good writers also introduced fewer errors into their texts, more accurately evaluated the structure of their text, and produced longer texts of better quality.
Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even. However some of his words were foreign to me. I'll overlook some parts which were absolutely clear like the difference between a painting and a book and only talk about my doubts. Basically the first thing Nabokov says is that to be a good reader one must pay attention to the details. One very interesting thing he says is that one should look at the world of a novel as if it was separate from the world we live in. This is made in order not to have any prejudices towards it.
The thesis or main point of Good Readers and Good Writers is to be a good reader you must be a good writer and to be a good writer you must be a good reader. The thesis is in the information of the essay, which leads it to be a implicit thesis. An implicit thesis is when you do not make it an obvious main point in the essay instead of saying the thesis in the begin of an essay. The thesis statement develops through the content of your essay rather than being said obviously. The implicit thesis is proved throughout the essay many times. The first page of Good Readers and Good Writers says "In reading, one should notice the fondle details.
Is it an emotional one or a logical one? Yet no sooner are their long. Moreover, coming up with a truly written nothing. Good Readers and Good Writers 1. What do you need to know to form Jessie English Good Readers and Good Writers Essay Essay organization is very important to the flow and overall message of the essay.
Lovecraft advised aspiring writers. But what, exactly, does it mean to be a good reader? Vladimir Nabokov April 22, —July 2, was a man of wonderfully opinionated insights on literature and life. He was also, it turns out, equally opinionated in his criteria for what constitutes a good reader. The students leaned heavily on emotional identification, action, and the social-economic or historical angle. Of course, as you have guessed, the good reader is one who has imagination, memory, a dictionary, and some artistic sense—which sense I propose to develop in myself and in others whenever I have the chance.
To know them is to understand literature and politics in postwar America. Of course, as you have guessed, the good reader is one who has imagination, memory, a dictionary, and some artistic sense. While Nabokov was busy scrutinizing and cataloging literary devices, his U. Although his pop quiz registers his disdain for readers who deprioritized aesthetics, Nabokov himself was no stranger to such institutional projects of reading. Never before had so many people aspired to engage with literary texts as serious works of art, armed with an autonomous set of rules governing what they read, how they read, and to what ends.
"How to be a Good Reader" or "Kindness to Authors"—something of that sort might serve to provide a subtitle for these various discussions of various authors,.
Skip to search form Skip to main content You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly. DOI: This paper raises the questions whether good readers are good writers. Regarding the importance of reading and writing as basic literacy skills, a lot of research has been carried out in order to make learning these skills easy and successful. Being able to use English in a globalized world can not only enable users of English to compete locally or nationally, but also to seek better opportunities within the International community. View PDF.
To know them is to understand literature and politics in postwar America. Of course, as you have guessed, the good reader is one who has imagination, memory, a dictionary, and some artistic sense. While Nabokov was busy scrutinizing and cataloging literary devices, his U. Although his pop quiz registers his disdain for readers who deprioritized aesthetics, Nabokov himself was no stranger to such institutional projects of reading. Never before had so many people aspired to engage with literary texts as serious works of art, armed with an autonomous set of rules governing what they read, how they read, and to what ends. Whether as exceptional students who went on to become professional writers, editors, publishers, teachers, or scholars of literature, or merely dutiful ones who would scatter into the workforce after graduation, the imprint of the good reader was often treated as a wholesale remaking of whatever reading habits had come before and a defense against those that might come after.
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