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Writing: Style & Grammar

This Guide was created as a joint project of the Academic Resource Center and the William H. Hannon Library. It is being used here with permission from ARC.

Style & Grammar Home

This guide was created by the Academic Resource Center to help LMU students and faculty have a centralized location for writing resources.  The original guide, with a full list of writing resources, can be found here

Here, we will only focus on one subset of Writing - Style & Grammar. 

Style and Grammar


Article Usage for ESL Learners


Clarity: Get Rid of Nominalizations

Cohesion: Does my Paragraph Flow?

Commas and Colons


Confusing Words


Parallel Structure

Passive Voice

Quotation Marks

Run-on Sentences

Subject-Verb Agreement

Writing Mechanics