Grammar Links:

 

For all General Grammar Questions

from Sentences through Essays

click on

 

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/

 

or go to

http://www.uvsc.edu/owl/writing.html

 

http://www.geocities.com/ccsnstudents/grammar1.html

 

or even try

 

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/

 

 

Of Course Don’t forget about OKCCC’s great site at: www.occc.edu/echo

 

Below are some other specific links which may help you with grammar troubles.

Each link will take you to a quiz or explanation document you may use

as many times as you’d like. They’re great fun, too.

 

Apostrophes

 

Please click here and work through Level B and C

until you have mastered them.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/punctuation/apostrophes/quiz.shtml

 

Now, do this second practice with apostrophes

 

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/apostrophes.htm

 

 

Complete and Incomplete Sentences

 

Need help with Complete Sentences? Click on the next words: 

Fragments Quiz Practice 

http://webster.commnet.edu/cgi-shl/quiz.pl/fragments_add1.htm

 

 

What’s a Subject anyway?

 

Need help finding a subject in a sentence? Use this test and key for practice. Click on this web address:

http://www.occc.edu/mschneberger/subjectfind.htm

 

 

How am I supposed to use Pronouns?

 

 

 

They are tricky! Here's a link (below) that will give you
some fun practice in locating and using the correct ones:
 

http://www.quia.com/pop/11836.html

 

 

 

Subject Verb agreement

 

Need help making sure your subjects and verbs agree in a sentence? Use this test and key for practice. Click on this web address:

 

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/cgi-shl/quiz.pl/sv_agr_quiz.htm

 

 

 

Pronouns.  What are those and how do they agree?

 

Use these sites for help understanding pronouns and antecedents.

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm

 

Click on this web address for practice with agreement.

 http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/cgi-shl/quiz.pl/pronoun_quiz.htm

 

Click on this web address for practice with agreement.

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/pron2_quiz.htm

 

 

Run-On and Comma Splices

 

Need help with Comma Splices and Run-On sentences?  Click on this link

http://www.uvsc.edu/owl/practice_tests/Comma_Splices,_Run-ons_&_Fragments.htm

 

And Click this link for practice repairing Comma Splice sentences

 

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/runons_quiz.htm

 

Now Click this link for practice repairing Run-On sentences

 

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/runons_quiz.htm

 

 

Joining sentences

 

With BOYSFAN commas (coordinating conjunctions)

 

Need help with joining sentences using BOYSFAN words?  Click on this link:

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/nova/nova1.htm

 

 

With Conjunctive Adverbs, such as “however” and “nevertheless”

 

Need help with joining sentences using Conjunctive Adverbs (Big ‘ol Words)  Click on this link:

http://www.occc.edu/mschneberger/conjunctiveadverbs.htm

 

 

With only the semicolon

 

Need help with joining sentences using only a semicolon?  Click on this link:

http://www.occc.edu/mschneberger/semicolonalone.htm

 

Using a subordinating conjunction

 

Need help with joining sentences using by using a subordinating conjunction?  Click on this link:

http://alci.lbcc.cc.ca.us/alci-dennis/coordination1/subj-combo-ex-frame.htm

 

 

Commas in general

Need practice using only the comma?  Click on this link:

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/commas_fillin.htm

 

Now take this one

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/words/grammar/punctuation/commas/quiz.shtml

 

 

 

Subject/verb agreement

Need practice making sure your subjects and verbs agree?  Click on these links:

http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/svagr2.htm

 and http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/svagr3.html

 

Quotes

Need more information about using quotes?  Click on this link:

http://www.carleton.ca/wts/handouts/Quoting_and_Paraphrasing.htm

 

Here is a quiz for help with using them

 

http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar/quizzes/quotes_quiz.htm

 

 

Transitions,

Need more information about using transition words and elements?  Click on this link:

http://www.oswego.org/testprep/ela4/h/transitionwords.htm

 

http://nadabs.tripod.com/links.html

 

How to use Transitions in an essay:

http://www.bookrags.com/articles/11.html

 

 

First, Second and Third Person writing:

Need more information about using first, second and third person pronouns?  Click on this link:

 http://www.occc.edu/mschneberger/first.htm

 

 

Compound and Complex Sentences

Need more information about identifying compound and complex sentences?  Click on this link:

http://webster.commnet.edu/cgi-shl/quiz.pl/sentence_types_quiz.htm

 

Adjectives

Need more help in using adjectives—especially comparative and superlative ones?  Click on this link:

http://a4esl.org/q/j/ck/fb-comparisons.html

 

Practice specifically with the spelling of comparatives by clicking this link

http://english-zone.com/spelling/comp5.htm

 

Take this Good/Well Quiz by clicking here

http://www.clta.on.ca/EAOnline/FlashedESL/fe-goodwell.html

 

Now Complete This Quiz that Deals with Comparative and Superlative Adjectives

http://www.eflnet.com/grammar/compsupadj1c.htm

 

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Adverbs

Need more help in using adverbs?  Click on this link:

http://grammar.uoregon.edu/adverbs/advpractice.html

 

http://www.uottawa.ca/academic/arts/writcent/hypergrammar/rvadvadj.html

 

Take this Good/Well Quiz by clicking here

http://www.clta.on.ca/EAOnline/FlashedESL/fe-goodwell.html