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University Writing Center

University Writing Center Handouts

Prewriting

Brainstorming Techniques

Treeing

Writing

Some Advice for Writers

Steps in the Writing Process

The Writing Process

The Writing Process Table

Writers’ Tricks

Avoiding Sexist Language

Idioms

Transitions

Writing for an American Academic Audience

Short Story Writing

Short Story Writing From A Talk By Pat Carr

Sensory Words

Emotion Words

Tagged Dialogue

Understanding Essay Structure

Understanding Paragraphs

Editing

Editing Your Own Work

Tips For Effective Proofreading

Eliminating Wordiness

Some Steps Toward Concise Writing

Editing for Conciseness

 

Grammar

How To Spell

Plagiarism

Practice With -S and -ED Markers

Sentence Sense

Spelling

Subject Verb Agreement: Endings

The -ED Marker In Writing

Tips For Taking Essay Exams

Updated 12.7.2011