Houghton-Mifflin provides this collection of exercises as a companion to
their reading and writing textbooks.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Handouts and Resources
This page is an index of all of the ESL materials available at the Purdue
OWL (Online Writing Lab).
ESL at Houghton Mifflin
This large collection of online activities, textbooks, and dictionaries
provides students with a wide array of innovative resources, including
XPRESLINK, an Internet activity designed to help students develop language
skills from authentic web sites.
Exercise Central, the largest collection of editing exercises available
online, provides practice editing grammar, style, punctuation, and
mechanics. Instructors must register first with Bedford/St. Martin.
This user-friendly and useful grammar advice site includes a "grammar
hotline" where you can email your questions to the Grammar Lady
The Grammar Hotline
A service of the North Carolina State University on-line Writing Lab, this
site accepts your grammar questions via email or phone.
A not very pretty but very complete site devoted to definitions of
grammatical terms and examples of correct and incorrect usage.
Guide to Grammar and Writing
This site is difficult to use but does provides a searchable on-line
grammar handbook and style manual with hyperlinked references to writing
topics such as sentence-level and essay-level concerns, and a how-to guide
on preparing PowerPoint presentations.
Keys for Writers
This companion website for Ann Raimes' Keys for Writers offers a
rich set of resources, many exercises and interactive activities, practice
tests and resources for multilingual/ESL writers.
Pop-Up Grammar QuizPage
offers a fun way to overcome your grammar fears.
This site provides tips, tutorials, and resources for writers, students,
editors, educators, and web designers.