A Writer's Toolbox

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AWR Chapter Quizzes

MLA Guidelines

Is It Plagiarism Yet?

More on Plagiarism

Thesis Construction

Writing about Literature

Signal Phrases

Writing an Introduction

Writing a Conclusion

Your Essay: A Diagram

M.E.A.L. Plan

Common Comma Confusion

D-Grade Watch List

The Avoidables

What is a Sign?

Testing the Sign

The Semiotic Iceberg

Three-"I"ed Monster

Creating Strong DTQs

Awesome Action Verbs

DTQs = Interpretative Questions

DTQs = Textual Phenomenon Analysis

MARs: Directions

A Short Guide to Reading Poetry

Ten Basic Steps to Reading Poetry

Example of an "A" Paper

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