Serious Writing Help
Here are a few links to some excellent grammar and writing websites to help you identify, understand, and fix many common writing problems.
Documents about various writing issues: Dawson College — Handouts.
Pages about various writing issues: Writing Handouts – University College.
General writing resources: The Purdue OWL: General Writing.
Capitalisation (cap.): Purdue OWL: Capital Letters.
Possession (poss.): Possessives – University College.
Subject-verb agreement (s-v agr.): Purdue OWL: Subject/Verb Agreement.
Punctuation (p.): Punctuation – University College.
Comma splices (c.s.): Fixing Comma Splices – University College.
Sentence fragments (frag.): Purdue OWL: Sentence Fragments.
Quotations: Using Quotations – University College.
Transitional terms (trans.): Purdue OWL: Transitions and Transitional Devices.
Parallelism: Purdue OWL: Parallel Structure.
MLA essay format: Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Quotations: Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide
MLA Citations: Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Introductions and Conclusions: Introductions and Conclusions – University College.
Fun Writing Help
If you would like to be entertained while you hone your writing skills, these sites are for you. Please be warned that some content may be offensive to some students.
Eats, Shoots & Leaves comma game.