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
The process of figuring out how to pay for college can be a long – and sometimes complicated – one. There are many different options such as grants, work-study, and more, but one of the sources of funding students consistently
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
Writing while being timed can be stressful. When you have never seen a prompt before, it can be hard to put together an essay that makes sense. Sometimes, the prompt may be about an unfamiliar topic. Keep in mind that the
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.
Many students might think of summer as the time of freedom and a break from academic responsibilities. Summer should be fun, but what if you can use this time to ensure a better academic year to follow as well?
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