English and Humanities

Writing Links

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Disclaimer: The links below are to be used as writing suggestions only and not as substitutions for your professor's instructions. If in doubt about an assignment, please ask your instructor.

Writing Myths

The Writing Process

Writing Paragraphs

Writing a Thesis

Essay Styles

Composition I Essays

Composition II Writing Links

 

 

Grammar Help

Plagiarism

Research Help

Works Cited Lists

MLA Guides

APA Guides

Smarthinking

Communications Lab

Mythology Links

The Absolute

Library

The Pioneer

Schoolhouse Rock, Grammar Rocks grammar help. You know the songs, learn along!

 

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Steps in the Writing Process

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Invention Strategies--How to get started before you start

Identifying your Audience

Prewriting

Drafting

Editing/Revising

Proofreading

 

Composition I Essay Writing Links

What is an Essay

Click here for some brief notes and one take on essay writing

 

The Five-Paragraph Essay--a starting point

How to build a Five-Paragrpah Essay

 

Moving beyond the simple essay

Other opinions about the five paragraph essay

 

Different Essay Styles

Click the one below you need help with

Your professor may use different terms, so check to be sure which one you're doing

Description

Narration

Summary Response

Argument/Opinion

Evaluation

Sequence

Classification

Compare and Contrast

Explanation/Exposition

Cause and Effect Essay

 

 

General Help for All Writers

 

Grammar Sites

Grammar Help-A great site for practice with Grammar. Sample self-grading tests and more.

Online English Grammar

 

 

Plagiarism Sites

Plagiarism Self-Test

Plagiarism: What It Is and How to Recognize It and Avoid It (Indiana University)

Writing Myths

The Writing Process

Writing Paragraphs

Writing a Thesis

Essay Styles

Composition I Essays

Composition II Writing Links

 

 

Grammar Help

Plagiarism

Research Help

Works Cited Lists

MLA Guides

APA Guides

Smarthinking

Communications Lab

Mythology Links

The Absolute

Library

The Pioneer

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