Links to Writing Activities
- UCI ESL Links - This site maintained by the
UCI Program in Academic English/ESL provides links to grammar exercises
and explanations and other language resources.
- The UCI Correction Symbols are explained here and links are provided to grammar explanations and
exercises developed by the UCI Program in Academic English/ESL.
- UCI Edits - This page is the starting
point for a series of modules to test grammar and editing skills.
- An online version of the Newbury House
Dictionary provides information on count/non count nouns, verb phrases,
and sample sentences.
- This site from Capital
Community College provides an extensive list of links to simple and clear
grammar explanations of sentence level errors, paragraph level problems
and essay development tips.
- The Rensselaer
Polytechnical Institute Writing Center provides advanced writers with
handouts on topics concerning prose style and mechanics (parallelism,
varying sentence length, word choice, thesis statements, citing sources,
- This site from the
publisher Bedford-St.Martin's Press has sample compositions of different