My English Blog|Discourse Markers and Connecting Words|This is a fantastic set of charts and infographics for helping ELLs understand how and when to use discourse markers and connecting words and phrases within their writing. These very clear instructions could be helpful to ELLs who are working on learning to adequately craft academic writing in English.
Writing in Plain Language - How to remove meaningless phrases No business or individual should waste resources writing documents that are difficult to read. One of the easiest ways to communicate with other people is to write short sentences. Use understandable words. Leave out meaningless phrases. Here are some examples.