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Agreement — subject-verb & pronoun-antecedent (video)
Articles – a/an, the
Awkward phrases or sentences
Case – upper-case, lower-case; capitalization (Capital Community College Foundation). Quick rule for titles here.
Comma (including punctuating appositives and a video)
Dialogue Mechanics: How to Write Dialogues
Misplaced Modifier: dangling modifier , misplaced prepositional phrase1
Intro to Paragraphs and Paragraph Rules
Parallel Structure; also Parallel Structure in Professional Writing and Compose Parallel Sentences
Passive Voice; also Active Versus Passive Voice and Using Active Versus Passive Voice
Point of View (see first-, second-, third-person point of view); in creative writing (see “Point of View” and “Types of Narrative”); in mechanics
Relative Pronouns (that/which, who/whom)
Repetition / Redundancy
Run-on (text and videos)
Sentence Structure: Basic (video)
Spelling Hyphenated Words
Tense Shift (video)
Titles: How to Punctuate
1 Mr. Gieson’s Class Website, The Bolles School, Jacksonville, FL.