If you’re looking for a selection of writing and grammar
websites to use as a reference, we suggest you explore these. Writers need to find a
site that is user-friendly and reliable, and one that suits their writing needs.
Please share your favourite sites in the comments section below.
Here are a selection of sites we recommend:
Council Quick Grammar – This reference section gives brief
explanations of 48 of the more common areas of grammar, each with an activity
to help you learn.
Oxford English Dictionaries Grammar – Do
you want a quick answer to a specific point, such as whether it’s wrong to
split an infinitive or to end a sentence with a preposition such as on?
Go straight to the quick-reference grammar tips section. If you want more
detailed advice on, for example, types of pronouns or how to build well-formed
sentences, browse through the headings and explore the different sections.
Perfect English Grammar – Seonaid, a
British native speaker of English, has a blog that gives more than
explanations. It also gives tips on how to learn grammar.
Grammar – Learn all aspects of the English written language to
help you improve your writing skills in both personal and formal
Grammarly Handbook – Grammarly is a
website where you can check your grammar. This online handbook answers all of
your grammar questions.
Monster – This website offers explanations about everything
to do with grammar. It also has a short test for each of its sections.
This reference site serves anyone and everyone seeking to improve their English
grammar and punctuation skills.
Protection Society – The site was started in 2001 by John
Richards, now its Chairman, with the specific aim of preserving the correct use
of this currently much abused punctuation mark in all forms of text written in
the English language.
Explained – This site is dedicated to providing the best
educational articles on writing that the web has to offer and features hundreds
of articles on grammar, style, and usage with examples and quizzes.
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