Handouts

ESL
Targets specific problems common to the student whose native language is not English.

Articles - Definite and Indefinite*
Idiomatic Usage in English*
Parts of Speech*

Essay Formats
Supplies necessary information for various essay styles.

Essay Format - Argumentation
Essay Format - Multiple Paragraph
Essay Format - Cause and Effect
Essay Format - Classification
Essay Format - Comparison and Contrast
Essay Format - Definition
Essay Format - Description
Essay Format - Exemplification
Essay Format - Narration
Essay Format - Process

Essay Writing
Enables writer to strengthen essay writing skills by focusing on specific essay components.

Composition Outline
Conclusions
Introductions
Outlining
Improving Paragraph Coherency
Summary*
Themes - Writing*
Thesis Statements
Topic Sentences
Transitions

Forms of Writing
Provides instruction on how to create various forms of required academic papers.

Abstracts
Criticism*
Essay Examination
How to Write a History Paper
How to Study and Take Exams
Memos*
Precis - How to Write
Proposal Writing*
Resume Criteria*
Summary*
Themes - Writing*

Grammar and Mechanics
Offers overview of grammar rules and elements.

Capitalization
Conjunctions*
Dangling Modifiers
Diction - The Terrible Three and the Terrible Twenty-seven
Parts of Speech*
Passive and Active Voice
Prepositions - List of*
Pronouns - List of*
Sentence Construction*
Sentence Variety*
SIT or SET . . . LIE or LAY
Spelling - Correcting Common Errors
SUBORDINATION COORDINATION*
Usage - Summary of Rules
Verbs - List of*
Principal Parts of Verbs*

Letter Writing/Business & Professional Writing
Provides guidelines for writing various types of business correspondence.

Business Letter Components
Business Letters Layout
Cover Letters
Memos*
Proposal Writing*
Resume Criteria*
Resume Example 1
Resume Example 2
State Abbreviations

Lists
Offers groupings of significant grammatical elements.

Conjunctions*
Grammatical Terms - Glossary
Prepositions - List of
Pronouns - List of
Verbs - List of*
Principal Parts of Verbs*

Syntax
Provides necessary information to enhance and strengthen sentence writing.

Sentence Construction*
Sentence Variety*
SUBORDINATION COORDINATION*

Usage
Offers guide for proper word usage.

Articles - Definite and Indefinite*
Idiomatic Usage in English*

Writing About Literature
Explores various techniques for creating effective literary papers.

Critical Response Paragraphs
Criticism*
Introductory Verbs for Quotations
Quoting from Sources 1
Quoting from Sources 2
Quoting Literary Text
Quoting Poetry
_______________

*Dual Listing