# About English Academic Writing

The Rhetorical Triangle
source: Doctor Bruce  2012-08-11
--ethos (credibility)
--pathos (emotion)
--logos (organization)

Communicating Effectively: learn how to begin an effective communication
source: Doctor Bruce  2012-08-11

Steven Pinker: Stylish Academic Writing
source: Harvard University  2013-05-20

Academic Writing Style and Some Conventions
source: Brian Seilstad  2011-08-30
# avoid using
1. "I, You, and We"
2. 'Fanboys" at the beginning of sentences
3. contractions
4. informal expression
5. passive voice