Graphic breakdown of the structure of a sentence

Adhering to common standards for grammar and punctuation are essential for making your work look more professional and publishable, but it also goes a long way in getting your ideas across. Knowing basic language rules will elevate the clarity and strength of your writing. It will also give you more tools for communicating important concepts, opinions, or data. Grammar isn’t just about spelling errors, it’s about the proper usage (diction) and arrangement (syntax) of words. Use the resources in this section to gain a broader understanding of rules or hone in on something precise.

Last Updated September 27, 2017