This post discusses usage guides, a type of reference work consulted in the publishing industry . . .
Behind the Style Blog
Learn about the differences between a style manual, an in-house guide, and style sheet . . .
An MLA editor explains the origins of scare quotes . . .
Integrating critical works into a paper is challenging.
Writers often misuse the term versus . . .
Words should suit the context and purpose of a piece of writing . . .
Three educators discuss the transition to college writing . . .
Publishing work during college can help students learn to enjoy writing academic research papers . . .
We should pause and consider the variability of undergraduate reading practices . . .
A high school teacher talks about using social justice projects to get students engaged in writing . . .