Introduction to Adverbs PodcastAdverbs are used to qualify or modify various parts of speech. This podcast will explain the different types of adverbs and provide examples for each.
MLA Podcast Series: An Introduction to MLA CitationsTo avoid allegations of plagiarism, it is crucial that all academic writers learn the art of creating citations. For some, MLA citations can be more overwhelming than writing the actual paper. This podcast will explain everything you need to know about MLA citations to ensure your next project is a breeze.
MLA Podcast Series: An Introduction to MLA Style and FormattingModern Language Association (MLA) is a universally accepted method of formatting humanities sources. This podcast will briefly explain MLA style guidelines, give examples of MLA formatting, and offer a list of tips.
The 10 Most Common ESL Mistakes PodcastLet's give credit where credit is due: Being an English as a Second Language (ESL) student is tough. You must learn new material in your field of study while also learning another language. Sometimes, you may sit through classes that you do not fully understand, which can affect your ESL writing. In addition, the requirement to write papers in a language that is not your first language (and may even be your third or fourth) is daunting. Kudos to all ESL students! In this podcast, we highlight the 10 most common ESL mistakes we’ve encountered in ESL academic writing.
Plural Possessives Podcast: Does that little apostrophe get you every time?Do you struggle with plural possessives? If so, don't feel bad; you're not alone! Knowing when and where to add the apostrophe to possessives can be tricky. Further complicating matters is that the correct usage sometimes looks and sounds wrong. We hope that by the end of this podcast, you'll have a better grasp of plural possessives and how and when to use them. In this podcast, our editors discuss plural possessives and how to use them correctly.
10 Reasons to Hire a Professional Editor PodcastGood writing comes from good editing. A professional editor does more than correct mistakes; they can help you turn lead into gold! The following podcast includes 10 reasons to hire a professional editor.
How to Write a Book Proposal PodcastHow does one go about writing a book proposal? Writing a book proposal can be tricky. In this podcast, the editors at Scribendi.com explain what a book proposal is and offer tips on how to write a book proposal for fiction.
Ligatures Podcast: A Guide to their Proper and Improper UseIn writing, including fiction writing and typography, a ligature is two or more graphemes that are joined to make a single glyph. More simply put, a ligature is a single character that is created by joining multiple characters. In this podcast, our editors will explain what a ligature is and how to use one correctly.
Exclamation Marks Podcast: Are Exclamation Marks Getting You Down?Exclamation marks are one of the most controversial pieces of punctuation in the English language. In this podcast, our editors explain how and when using exclamation marks is correct.
Sunday, January 3 2021
How to Cite a Tweet in APA, Chicago, and MLA
Sunday, December 13 2020
A vs. An: When to Use Them
Sunday, November 29 2020
How to Write Scientific Names
Sunday, November 15 2020
5 Healthy Writing Habits (For Less Stress and Better Writing)
Sunday, November 1 2020
Active Reading: Strategies for Success