Book Title: Advanced English

Author: Allison Kilgannon

Book Description: This text introduces students to reading and writing at the college level and was designed to fulfill the requirements for the Adult Basic Education (ABE) Advanced English Course. This text included examples, exercises, and definitions for many reading- and writing-related topics encountered in college courses.

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Author

Allison Kilgannon

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Advanced English by Allison Kilgannon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

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Educational: First / native language: Reading and writing skills

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Title
Advanced English
Author
Allison Kilgannon
License

Icon for the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License

Advanced English by Allison Kilgannon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

© 2021 Allison Kilgannon

The CC licence permits you to retain, reuse, copy, redistribute, and revise this book—in whole or in part—for free providing the author is attributed as follows:

Advanced English by Allison Kilgannon is used under a CC BY-NC 4.0 Licence.

This text is predominately adapted from The Word on College Reading and Writing by Carol Burnell, Jaime Wood, Monique Babin, Susan Pesznecker, and Nicole Rosevear, which is licensed under a CC BY-NC 4.0 Licence.

However, it also includes chapters from the following open resources:

During the process of remixing this book, Allison Kilgannon made the following changes throughout:

  • Reorganized, added, and edited chapters and text to meet ABE learning outcomes and context.
  • Edited text to remove instances of informal voice.
  • Replaced American content, terminology, and spelling with Canadian.
  • Added textboxes where appropriate to break up text.
  • Moved image attributions to the end of each chapter.

More specific attribution statements are provided at the end of each chapter to specify what content was adapted from where. Chapters without attribution statements are original content by Allison Kilgannon.

If you redistribute all or part of this book, it is recommended the following statement be added to the copyright page so readers can access the original book at no cost:

Download for free from the B.C. Open Textbook Collection.

Sample APA-style citation (7th Edition):

Kilgannon, A. (2021). Advanced English. BCcampus. https://opentextbc.ca/advancedenglish/

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Ebook ISBN: 978-1-77420-122-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-77420-121-3

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Primary Subject
Educational: First / native language: Reading and writing skills
Additional Subject(s)
Writing and editing guides
Publisher
BCcampus
Publication Date
August 20, 2021
Ebook ISBN
978-1-77420-122-0
Print ISBN
978-1-77420-121-3