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Tutoring: Grammar and Punctuation

Handouts and links to help you with revising your essays for content and grammar.

Grammar and Punctuation FAQ

Every essay tutored for content (such as art, government, and sociology) is also reviewed by an English tutor for grammar, punctuation, and style.  You should review the notes from both tutors, before you begin revising your essay.  

Each "Grammar" box contains handouts and websites.  The handouts are the top of each box.  For "Punctuation,"

For information about avoiding plagiarism and how to paraphrase and summarize, go to the Avoiding Plagiarism and How to Cite subject tab.

Do you need a different way to say something?  Are you unsure when to use certain words?  You can find the answers to these and other questions in our Vocabulary tab.

The websites we post are to help you, the student.  If you encounter a link that is no longer active (for example, some sites change their addresses), please, contact the Upwsing LibGuide's administrator directly so she can replace it:  ioanna.panos@hccs.edu.  To better serve you, be as precise as possible about the name of the link and where you found it.  

Searchable Websites - Grammar & Writing

These are links to websites you can search to find information about writing, grammar, and punctuation.  

Below this box are smaller boxes containing handouts, websites, and videos about specific issues from various sources.  

Grammar: General Information (Handouts and Websites)

Grammar: Sentences and Paragraphs (Handouts and Websites)

Grammar: Words (Handouts and Websites)

Punctuation - Handouts

Punctuation - Websites

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