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Grammar

Review the topics below to improve your English accuracy and fluency.
  • Tenses
  • Modal Verbs
  • The Passive Voice
  • Conditionals
  • Wish constructions
  • Question Tags
  • Indirect Questions and Reported Speech
  • The Article
  • Expressing cause and effect
  • Expressing comparison
  • Figures and Numbers
  • Interpreting Data
ESL Video Quizzes
BBC Grammar Challenge


Vocabulary




Writing

The Argumentative Essay

  1. Handouts on Argumentative essays: 1) Argumentative Essays_Essentials.doc and Argumentative_Proficiency.doc
  2. Powerpoint presentation of the argumentative essay at tertiary level by Purdue Online Writing Lab argument.ppt
  3. Writefix is a site focused on tips and advice (and many, many models) related to writing/speaking for international exams such as IELTS, TOEFL etc. Access the links below for information on various aspects of the argumentative essay
  4. Parts of an Argumentative Essay - Overview
  5. Layout of an Essay and example of argumentative essay: Should parents be responsible if their children behave badly?
  6. Parts of an Argumentative Essay: