Get tips on using en dashes and hyphens from our previously unpublished style guidelines . . .
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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 . . .
Our comprehensive guidelines on using notes in MLA style . . .
Learn how to cite Web sites in MLA style . . .
All you need to know about the optional-element slot on the MLA style template . . .
This post explains when to use the present tense and when to use the past tense when discussing texts. Hint: the key is consistency . . .
Perhaps no mark of punctuation ruffles feathers more than the serial comma. But what about the serial semicolon? . . .
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Should you use “I” in academic writing? An editor offers guidance . . .