Punctuation

Meaning Of Punctuation

Punctuations are the marks that separate the sentence from each other, and provide interpretations among the words. Punctuation is the tool that is used to clear the meaning of the words. Punctuation is used in the written documents. In verbal communication, if one wants to emphasize on the words then used to change the tone while speaking but in written form punctuations are used to emphasize on the words and facts etc. Punctuations are used for the effective way of producing sentences and paragraphs. Continue reading

Quotes About Writing

Quotes are a fun and interesting way of gathering tiny bits of wisdom. In a single line, or two, an unknown person can deeply impact your life without trying too hard! Quotes help lift your spirit and morale and inspire you to apply yourself even more and achieve to the best of your abilities. Quotes are useful words; some are contemporary while others have the wisdom of ages packed within a few words. They help inspire and instruct a person who happens upon them! Quotes are fun sized inspirational speeches that don’t take up too much time or space, but are thought-provoking and witty enough to generate a response from your brain. Quotes leave you thinking! Continue reading

Quoting, Paraphrasing, And Summarizing

Meaning Of Quoting, Paraphrasing And Summarizing

Quotation is the phrase or the word given by the writers and philosophers and these phrases are stated between the commas. The phrase or the sentences should be same of the original, means the writers need to state the whole phrase word by word. In different books and articles, the writers have used different quotations related with the topic to convince the audience about the fact. With the quotations the name of the writer is important to write. Continue reading

Transitions And Transitional Devices

Meaning And Overview Of Transitions

Transition is the phrase or it can be the word that links the sentences and the paragraphs to maintain the flow of the words. It creates soft connection between the texts of the document. The best transitions are the key to join the paragraphs, and connect the disconnected phrase or the paragraph. The good writers don’t deal the paragraphs like the different idea in fact with the help of transitions that writers refer one paragraph to another. Transition stimulates the audience to react in a certain way on the basis of your ideas.  Continue reading

Resources For Documenting Sources In The Disciplines

General Overview

The manual style develops the standard of writing among the students. Initially the students must learn all the manual styles in order to create a professional standard. The disciplines in which students get specialized uses different styles while citing the sources of data. It is important for the writers to use the proper guidelines to cite the information in accordance with the discipline. Style Manual is the best source from where the writers can get the information of citing data in different disciplines. Every discipline is a having a very informative website in which updated style manuals and formatting styles are there fro the writers. Following are the style manuals which are being used by different disciplines:

1) For Anthropology, the Chicago manual is appropriate.

2) For biology, CBE manual style is suitable.

3) ACS style is perfect in Chemistry.  Continue reading

Reverse Outlining

Guidelines For Reverse Outlining

For the complex data and information, the writer must follow the reverse outlining. This method avoids the wordiness in the document. It enhances the conciseness in the document. Conciseness is very essential for the readers because usually they don’t have much time to read every word of the document. There are two steps of reverse outlining which are as follows:

On the left side of the paper the writer should write the topic of the paragraph and it is essential to use very less words. This process helps the writer to discuss the point very quickly in within the class. Continue reading

Transitions And Transitional Devices

Meaning And Overview Of Transitions

Transition is the phrase or it can be the word that links the sentences and the paragraphs to maintain the flow of the words. It creates soft connection between the texts of the document. The best transitions are the key to join the paragraphs, and connect the disconnected phrase or the paragraph. The good writers don’t deal the paragraphs like the different idea in fact with the help of transitions that writers refer one paragraph to another. Transition stimulates the audience to react in a certain way on the basis of your ideas. Continue reading

Reverse Outlining: An Exercise For Taking Notes And Revising Your Work

Meaning Of The Reverse Outline

After writing the paper/thesis it is good to go for the reverse outlining exercise because to make the text more interrelated with each other it is necessary. Reverse outline helps the researcher to identify the drawbacks in text and also able to pinpoints the new ideas which could be added into the paper/thesis to make it authenticated. This tool is efficient in helping researcher to reorder the paragraphs. Continue reading

Sentence Variety

Overview About The Sentence Structure

The variety among the structure of the sentence means a lot for the audience, because variety makes the sentence more creative and unique for the readers, the readers also get bore by reading the same words etc. The writers are writing for the audience because they want that their audience should read the piece of article in deep detail, so for this they need to have the variety in the sentence structure. The variation in the sentence style and the sentence structure can eliminate the repetition and the writer can insert emphasis in the document. Continue reading

Writing Process

Writing Process And Strategies

The writer needs to be very careful about the following limitations:

Audience

Time

Topic

Above are the three limitations, if properly considered then the writer can produce worth article. Before starting pf the writing process, the writer should know the due time at which the document should be ready, afterwards must know about type of audience for whom the document is. The topic of the article/research should be of critical focus because all the text in the article supposed to be relevant with the topic, any deviation in the text can make the article of no worth for the audience. Continue reading