pensandmachine:Essay writing tip from my friend TheresaI asked my friend Theresa (who is majoring in philosophy) for tips on writing a philosophy essay and wrote down what she gave me. Although these are meant to be for philosophy essays I think they could be used for other essays in general as well. These are really basic tips, but are nevertheless helpful and essential!
This lists the rules for comma usage. This addresses the Common Core standard for Grade Language: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing... but it's good knowledge for everyone!