Want to become a better writer? In these introductory videos, Dr. Conrad van Dyk explains all the basics of grammar, punctuation, and much more. Dr. Van Dyk is Associate Professor of English at Concordia University College of Alberta.
All Lessons by Conrad van Dyk
5 minGrammar lesson3 CQ
Dangling modifiers are common grammatical mistakes. Even good writers commit this error. Learn how to spot dangling modifiers and what you can do to fix them.
4 minFREEGrammar lessonFree3 CQ
Confused about how and when to use parallel structure? If you want to enhance your writing and editing skills, this quick lesson is a great introduction.
7 minGrammar lesson4 CQ
Two common problems in writing are sentence fragments and comma splices. This lesson demonstrates how to write a complete sentence that is error free.
26 minTeaching Skills lesson14 CQ
This comprehensive tutorial introduces all the great features of iAnnotate, as well as the other programs teachers can use to improve their grading!