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151. Ways of Using Compass Words

Compass words like “North” are usable with various confusing partner words and adjective endings


Compass words are here considered to include the central terms… 1,243 more words

Academic And Professional Writing

Confounded by Capitalization?

Me too. And what makes it extra confusing? The fact that different style guides recommend capitalizing different words. Let’s review one of the big guys: … 288 more words

Writing/editing Advice


The best way to kill a conversation is to keep silent.

The second best way to kill a conversation is to answer someone’s question with a “yes”, “no” or “it… 133 more words



The following Link contains the presentation worked in class for the Prepositions of Time and Place:


Complete the exercise with the correct prepositions.

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Under Pressure - Queen and David Bowie

I love everything by David Bowie and Queen, and Freddie Mercury’s voice is just fantastic, so here’s a lesson with these legends. Good for phrasal verbs, prepositions or general discussion about the pressures facing us in our lives. 946 more words


Wednesday, February 8 and Thursday, February 9

image credit: Writers on the Move

“There are more pleasant things to do than beat up people.” ~Muhammad Ali

Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute freewrite. 98 more words