ENGLISH STUDY SKILLS

This portion of the site deals with concerns common to student writers - like taking in-class essay exams, essay organization, writer's block and the much avoided art of revision.

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Getting Started If you find yourself staring at a blank sheet of paper or a blank computer screen trying to think of what to write, you're not alone...
Writing Workshop Introduction, Thesis Statement, Body Paragraphs, Conclusion, Common Errors...
Writing Checklist A checklist to help you review and revise your prose...
Paramedic Method Methods to cut down the wordiness in your prose...
In-Class Essay When you have only a short time to write an essay exam, the idea of spending precious minutes preparing to write may seem impractical...
Essay Type Examination The Essay-type examination is one of the most practical of all composition assignments...
FAQ Commonly Asked Questions by Composition Students...