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Purposeful Pauses: Comma, Colon, Semicolon

Punctuation: Purposeful Pauses

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Forum | ________ Learn English | Fluent LandWords That People Get Mixed Up…

Here I have a interesting and handy infographic from the United Kingdom based expert transcription company called Fingertips Typing Services all about words that we often get mixed up.

Obscure color words

List of obscure colour words and their definitions. How fun would this list be for a writing assignment? Change up your writing!

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Phrasal Verb Demon on

Our punctuation pals – Show that punctuation marks are our pals with this infographic to explain twelve of our ever-useful punctuation marks. Take a look at the ful

Punctuation infographic--it's a jungle out there! A helpful infographic from Your Dictionary. Perfect for the classroom.

What Are the Fourteen Punctuation Marks in English Grammar?

Knowing where and when to use the fourteen punctuation marks can greatly improve your writing skills. There are fourteen punctuation marks commonly used in Amer

so many people could use this...myself included

I do not support poor grammar.

Punctuation cheat-sheet: yes, this would be great for the classroom, but I also wish that everyone in the English-speaking world would read and reference.

Punctuation around quotation marks always confounds the hell out of me.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

The Seven Deadly Sins Of Punctuation

ELA creative writing outlaw The Seven Deadly Sins of Punctuation And How You Can Avoid Them (Note: Read carefully. They preface each "faux pas," telling you the correct usage, but provide the WRONG way as examples. It's confusing).

Write, Write, Write

When to write. When you cannot think: write. When you cannot speak: write. When you cannot sleep: write. And if you cannot write: read

How to create tension in writing: 8 methods

How to Create Tension in Writing: 8 Tips

Grammar Rule: "Hilarious, irreverent, and just the right amount of snark.  Enjoy!"

Grammar Rule: "Hilarious, irreverent, and just the right amount of snark… <- hehehe I do all these as a writer and its fun to watch people squirm like a worm

For the Love of the Oxford Comma  In case you missed the fact that I adore the Oxford comma (and the reasons why I think you should love it, too), here's a fabulous infographic that might explain more.

Why You Should Use the Oxford Comma

Funny pictures about The importance of the Oxford Comma. Oh, and cool pics about The importance of the Oxford Comma. Also, The importance of the Oxford Comma.

Comma Rules. Not too sure about Rule 1 though (see previous posts about the Oxford Comma).

Great chart with comma rules because use is one of the hardest things to grasp. Depending on what level I'm teaching, some of these comma rules may be too advanced.

Interesting for any writer, saved this for myself: This Sentence Has Five Words – Gary Provost

One of my favorite writing examples. Every writer has their own tone. Read aloud to hear your rhythm. //This Sentence Has Five Words: A Lesson from Gary Provost on Varying Sentence Length//Writing tips//Advice//Editing//Style//

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