Welcome to EnglishClub Writing where you'll find writing lessons and resources for learners and teachers of English.
A short description of writing
English alphabet from aA to zZ, in small and large letters, with font styles and alphabetical order
In English, we do not use capital letters (large letters) very much. It is not correct or even polite to use a lot of capitals in English. But there are times when they are important.
The following rules can help you to decode the mysteries of English spelling. This section includes spelling variations between British English and American English.
Learn the main types of abbreviation—shortenings, contractions, initialisms, acronyms—and how to write and say them.
Shortenings - Contractions - Acronyms
Punctuation is the system of symbols (. , ! - : etc) that we use to separate sentences and parts of sentences, and to make their meaning clear. Here are the punctuation marks that we use in English.
Writing that you see in a book or on a computer screen is called "type".
And how to avoid it!
Plagiarism is an illegal form of copying. It means taking another person's work (without asking) and calling it your own.
Improve your writing with MyEC
How to avoid writing boring sentences that all seem the same
Why you need a friend to help you check your own writing - and how s/he can do it
- Set up your own blog
at MyEnglishClub. You'll have an instant audience of English learners and teachers from around the world. Use the tag #corrections
to receive writing tips from advanced learners and teachers. Don't know what to blog? Take Tara's monthly writing challenge
Six Common Mistakes in ESL Writing
and how to avoid them
Practise various aspects of written English with prompts designed specially for English learners.
Creative Writing Forum
Add your own written work or read what other English learners are writing.
What is written without effort is read without pleasure.Samuel Johnson