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Signal & Transition Words
Signal Words & Expressions
Verbs to Introduce Quotations
Types of Papers
Citing Sources Primer
Writing a Thesis Statement (New!)
(also see the materials on Essay Exam questions, below).
Understanding Lab Report Sections (New!)
NTTKG-Notetaking (Coming Soon)
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