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101 Free Online Journal and Research Databases for Academics
101 Free Online Journal and Research Databases for Academics

Expensive research databases and paywalls can make writing a paper frustrating. This list of online journal databases will help you access what you need.

How to Write a Scholarship Essay
How to Write a Scholarship Essay

These tips will teach you how to write a scholarship essay that captures attention and that illustrates why you deserve the scholarship.

21 Literary Halloween Costumes
21 Literary Halloween Costumes

Not sure what you want to be for Halloween this year? Get inspired by these literary Halloween costumes!

Commonly Confused Words
Commonly Confused Words

There are many commonly confused words in the English language that look and sound similar. Keep them straight with this extensive dictionary.

The Most Useful Tools to Help You Prepare for an MBA
The Most Useful Tools to Help You Prepare for an MBA

Whether you have a background in business or are new to the field, prepare for an MBA program with these great tips and tools.

Can You Correctly Define These Nine Obscure Literary Terms?
Can You Correctly Define These Nine Obscure Literary Terms?

Literary terms are used to describe various aspects of writing, but how well do you actually know these tricky devices?

What are Appositives?
What are Appositives?

An appositive is a noun or a pronoun (often with modifiers) that is beside another noun or pronoun, usually with the purpose of explaining or modifying. Now don’t get nervous—we'll help you figure this out.

How to Use et al. in an Academic Paper
How to Use et al. in an Academic Paper

Not sure how to use et al. in your essay? Learn the ins and outs of this tricky phrase with examples from the 90s cult classic Clueless.

12 Ways to Beat the Back-to-School Blues
12 Ways to Beat the Back-to-School Blues

Beat the back-to-school blues and be glad to go back with the help of these great tips!

25 Grammar Lesson Plans to Help Your Students Succeed
25 Grammar Lesson Plans to Help Your Students Succeed

Have you created your grammar lesson plans yet? See what other teachers are doing, and see how you can incorporate these ideas into your classroom!

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