Robert M. Terry's scientific contributions

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... The purpose of selecting three prompts for each text type was to neutralize the effect of the type of prompt on the writing skills, since type of writing also affects the quality of writing (Jiuliang, 2014). Writing samples of the students were evaluated against holistic scale (Hughes, 1989) (Supplementary Appendix K) and analytical scale (Jacobs, 1981) (Supplementary Appendix L) by three English teachers. The mean of the evaluations by the teachers was used to select five students whose writing skills were found unsatisfactory and five students whose writing skills were found satisfactory and later on these students were selected for narrative interviews. ...