Citations!

Accredited websites that will help you with citations. Citation generators don’t always get everything correct ( spacing, comma placement, italics, etc). The sites below will help you with all elements pertaining to citing guidelines, not just the citation page. Be sure to learn the style you need for your discipline! 

APA:  http://www.apastyle.org/

MLA: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/06/

Chicago: http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html 

Always use the most updated version of the particular style you need. 

Things you know & things you could use a little help with. Grammar Card

This document covers EVERYTHING from parts of speech to sentence structure! Extremely helpful for anyone who writes anything. English majors who need to take Language Studies or Editing Essentials will want this reference. 

English_Grammar_Card_v18

 

Parts of speech & grammar table!

Click below for a chart to help you with different parts of speech and other grammar reminders:

Consider printing this helpful aid for quick reference!

Grammar_points_explanation_table

If words like ‘irregardless’ bother you– you’ll enjoy this site!

How to Write Good:

The first set of rules was written by Frank L. Visco and originally published in the June 1986 issue of Writers’ digest.The second set of rules is derived from William Safire’s Rules for Writers.
To check out the lists, click the link below:

http://www.plainlanguage.gov/examples/humor/writegood.cfm