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Part I: Back to the Basics > Mastering Spelling, Punctuation, and Usage

Chapter 1. Mastering Spelling, Punctuation, and Usage

You may be approaching this section with discomfort. Despite your fears, you will find that it is relatively painless—in part because it is short—but also because it concentrates on the most common errors people make.

Many people acquire bad habits in mechanics and usage before leaving school. The purpose of this section is to strengthen your skills in spelling, punctuation, and word usage. If this section does nothing more than correct a single error you repeatedly make, your writing will improve because of it.


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