Some writers incorrectly use like in sentences, such as the title of this blog post, that require as. Other writers, wary of like, avoid the term even in sentences that require it . . .
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After reading the title of this post, you probably think that I will be telling you about an answer that is mixed up . . .
Like a semicolon, a colon can connect two independent clauses, but it has several other uses as
well . . .
Apostrophes can be used in three ways . . .
Get tips on using en dashes and hyphens from our previously unpublished style guidelines . . .
Read these three tips for effectively quoting from sources . . .
Get tips on how to avoid dashes run amok. . . .
Many writers feel that the longer the sentence, the more elegant the style . . .
Just in time for the new school year! Get our comprehensive guidelines on using notes in MLA style . . .
Learn how to cite Web sites in MLA style . . .