Teaching voice to students can be a daunting task. Voice is not exactly a concrete term that students in middle school understand. Many continue to struggle with it in high school and college. My approach with my middle school students is by teaching through reading as opposed to teaching it in...
Writing tips for those who want to find their style, grab the reader, vary their delivery & entertain. General advice and ideas for description, as well as getting rid of that awful word 'nice' by using far better alternatives. Take a journey & maybe take up the challenge!
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Expert tips writing college essays, term papers and research reports. Important guidelines from a university instructor and published writer.
Discover how to use simile and metaphor and how it will create images or pictures in the minds of the readers.
We get writer's block, otherwise known as white page syndrome, blank canvas terror, or frozen brain, from time to time. Here's an easy writing exercise based on particle, wave, field theory to help you overcome writer's block.
Using imagery in your writing can add so much! This Hub provides definitions and examples of various literary devices designed to "grab the reader by the senses".
There are many writing styles in English Literature. This is a brief overview of the MLA, APA, AAA, and ASA styles of writing with some helpful sites and books.
A serial comma, also called the Oxford comma or the Harvard comma, is the comma that precedes the last item in a list. Example: The huge barn housed cattle, horses, and goats. The comma preceding "and goats" is the serial comma. ...
Many people hope one day to write that first novel that has been lurking at the back their minds.