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Full of great tutorials, this website provides everything from the basic parts of speech all the way to writing the... see more

Students learn to evaluate and use evidence effectively, structure an argument, and understand shared assumptions.

Self-paced, interactive modules designed to teach basic search strategy and information evaluation skills. Three... see more

Using Susan Glaspell's short story "A Jury of Her Peers," this site explores the elements of good literature through the... see more

A brief, 10-question plagiarism tutorial designed to challenge students and highlight the less obvious cases in which... see more

This tutorial explores annotations and abstracts, providing definitions, identifying elements to include, and discussing... see more

This is an introduction to academic writing style designed for graduate students.

This 30-minute interactive tutorial was designed to help students incorporate online sources into their oral... see more

Basic guildeines for introductory literature students with questions for readers to consider on first impressions, types... see more

Copied from the introduction to the site: After reading Heart of Darkness, you (the student) may feel that the meaning of... see more

Fifteen poems you can write now. poetryexpress is intended for all poets, from inexperienced to advanced. To get the most... see more

Discusses concepts in topic development, including sizing topics, finding an angle, introducing complexity, and viewing... see more

From the author: "These guidelines are designed to help you, the engineering or science student, perform writing... see more

This site contains short tutorials regarding special grammar circumstances: active voice versus passive voice, who vs... see more

Some thoughts on writing from a Professor of History and Philosophy.

From a West Saxon dialect to a global phenomenon, from runes to rap, the development of English follows a fascinating... see more

Blurbs are brief summaries of what a reader will find on the other end of a hyperlink. Good blurbs don't harangue ("Click... see more

The COCA Corpus, developed by Mark Davies at BYU, is a powerful tool for language learning and teaching (among other... see more

A very extensive website on diagramming sentences as a means to learn grammer

This lesson was the first place winner in the 2012 SoftChalk Lesson Challenge. 'This interactive tutorial provides the... see more

Applied ethics related to various issues in mass media.

Tupac Shakur may be best known for his thug image, but he actually had a soft side and was also very philosophical. This... see more

This is a great site that allows you to listen to various plays. It includes several plays by American women writers,... see more

This customized video from Ted-Ed illustrates the power of plain language in a fun, engaging way.