First Printing Press
First printing press was invinted by William Caxton in 1476, books no longer had to be copied by hand and became more easily obtainable .Thus the experience of literature was transferred from the group of listeners gathered around a bard to the solitareader with his printed page .In 1485 Caxton published Sir Thomas Malory's Morte d' Arthu, the fullest record of the kights of the around table which gave the English public a taste for medieval chivarlic romances. When William started printing books for money , hehimself translated into English french romances ,thereby stimulating and satisfying an appetite for stories .
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The learners ability to use nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc. correctly in sentences, using verb tenses accurately, and having the correct agreement between subjects and predicates. For instance, one would say "they were" instead of "they was."
There are 3-4 grammatical errors
There are 0-2 grammatical errors
There are 5 or more grammatical errors
The learner's ability to use certain marks to clarify meaning of their writing by grouping words grammatically into sentences and clauses and phrases.
There are 3-4 errors in capitalization and punctuation.
There are 0-2 errors in capitalization and punctuation.
There are 5 or more errors in capitalization and punctuation.
The learners' ability to form words with the correct letters in the correct order
There are 3-4 spelling errors
There are 0-2 spelling errors
There are 5 or more spelling errors
The learner's ability to tailor the written work to fit the specific context, purpose, or audience
Mostly understandable. However, there are a few errors which cause confusion.
Easy to understand. Writing flows and keeps reader engaged.
Quite hard to understand.