JOUR 404 -- Feature Writing Online: Grammar and Rewriting

In-depth article, column and persuasive writing; development of ideas, gathering of materials and writing; special attention to individual interests; exploration of freelance writing markets.

Grammar and Rewriting

  • The Tongue Untied is the online site for the grammar text we use in Western's Journalism Department, "When Word's Collide."
  • The Poynter Institute's portal to numerous helpful hints.
  • The Owl is Purdue University's writing guide, a perennial favorite among students seeking clear explanations.
  • LearnEnglish is a site for English language learners, but many students who are native speakers of English like it as well because it explains all aspects of grammar.