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Active and Passive Voice


Adjectives vs. Adverbs

Appositive Phrases


Body Paragraphs: Claims, Evidence, and Reasoning

Body Paragraphs: Transition Words and Phrases

Building Compound and Complex Sentences

Capitalizing and Formatting Titles

Choosing the Appropriate Conjunctions

Commas for Clarity

Commas for Formatting

Commonly Confused Words I

Commonly Confused Words II

Commonly Confused Words III

Commonly Confused Words IV

Commonly Confused Words V

Comparative vs. Superlative Adjectives and Adverbs

Components of a Sentence I

Components of a Sentence II

Connecting Clauses with Colons and Semicolons


Embedding Evidence: Avoiding Plagiarism & Using Citations

Embedding Evidence: Mechanics of Quotations

Embedding Quotations


Identifying Parts of Speech I

Identifying Parts of Speech II

Identifying Parts of Speech III

Identifying Sentences and Fragments

Identifying Subjects and Verbs


MLA Citation I

Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers

Parallel Structure

Phrases and Dependent Clauses

Plural vs. Possessive Nouns

Prepositional Phrases

Pronoun Case

Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement

Punctuation with Conjunctions: All

Punctuation with Conjunctions: Conjunctive Adv. (THAMOs)

Punctuation with Conjunctions: Coordinating (FANBOYS)

Punctuation with Conjunctions: Subordinating (SWABIs)

Restrictive and Nonrestrictive Clauses

Rules of Capitalization I

Rules of Capitalization II

Singular vs. Plural Possessives

Subject-Verb Agreement I

Subject-Verb Agreement II

Thesis Statements

Topic Sentences

Vague Pronouns

Verb Tense I: Simple Tenses

Verb Tense II: Perfect and Progressive Tenses


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