Active Vs. Passive Voice

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Photo credit: BYU MCOM See the video above, to see how active voice is achieved by keeping the subject and verb close to each other within a sentence. Photo credit: BYU MCOM Watch this video to see how to use strong verbs in active voice. It helps to clarify, by first knowing who is doing […]

Using Quotation Marks – Beyond the Basics

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Photo credit: The Quiet Creative This video teaches students where to place quotation marks (example:  “”), in relation to punctuation marks (example:  .!?). Quotation marks are also known as quotes, speech marks, & talking marks among other names.   Save