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More Resources for Grammar and Punctuation Practice!
Check out this wealth of handouts from our friends at the University Writing Center at Middle Tennessee State University, covering grammar, punctuation, research and documentation, speech writing, and general writing skills.
Grammar and Punctuation Practice!
If you need to brush up on your grammar and punctuation skills, whether it be run-ons, fragments, comma splices, semi-colons, or any of the other common writing problems,these exercises could help!
OVERVIEW OF COMMA USE RULES (a great, comprehensive review that just might cure you of some misunderstanding or bad habits)
APOSTROPHES (They may get no respect in text messaging, but make sure you use them—-and use them correctly—-in your writing, whether casual, academic, or professional.)
ELIMINATING WORDINESS IN YOUR SENTENCES
QUOTING, PARAPHRASING, AND SUMMARIZING (If you’re using sources in your writing, you need to review this. No question.)
Writing About Literature
All of the information under this heading is borrowed from Purdue University’s OWL (Online Writing Lab). Check out the OWL site further for help with virtually any aspect of writing and research.