In learning to read and analyze literature, students will see these terms pop up again and again. Being able to recognize literary devices – linguistic or writing techniques meant to produce a specific effect – is an important part of
Many people struggle with how to use commas correctly. There are so many rules for so many situations that it becomes difficult not to confuse one with another. In the early years of your education, you may have heard
English is a tough language. There are so many rules, and so many words that sound alike, but mean completely different things. There may be words in your everyday vocabulary you aren’t aware you’re misusing. There are words and phrases
Even though you may understand English well, you may not understand all of the intricacies of English grammar and how punctuation is used. This throws many students for a loop when taking the SAT. This section of the test challenges
Studying for the SAT can be quite the undertaking. You will likely go over most of the concepts covered on the test in your classes, but there are certain things that don’t get as much attention during the school year.
Why learn a dead language? A lot of people ask me this question thinking that Latin (and the Classics in general) is only useful if you want to become a teacher. While you are a lot more likely to be