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In addition to WritePoint SM and the Plagiarism Checker, what other resources are available at the CWE? What information do these other resources provide? In addition to WritePoint and the Plagiarism Check the other resources available at the  CWE include  tutorials and guides, thesis generator, essay development, samples  of formatting and outlines, information on APA/citing sources. The tutorials and guides give you tips from correct grammar to citing your sources. The thesis generator helps you decide what your thesis statement could be. The essay development gives you guidelines for how an academic paper should be set  up and looks. Identify which two online resources may be most useful in building your own writing skills. Explain your answer. I believe that the WritePoint is the most useful because it actually gives you feedback to go off of
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Unformatted text preview: and tips to help you the next time you write a paper. • I think the second most helpful resource is the APA information. I’ve always had trouble citing my sources and it generates the sources for you right there. o What feedback did you receive from the CWE? I received a lot of feedback from the CWE; run on sentences, hyphens, contractions, colloquial language, and redundant speech. o What surprised you about this feedback? I was not expecting to see so many errors! I was especially surprised about the contractions and hyphen errors. I did not know that it isn’t appropriate in academic writing to use contractions, but now I do. o What is most valuable to you regarding this feedback? What I felt was most valuable to me regarding the feedback was the errors involving contractions. I will have to keep that in mind more when I am writing academic papers....
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This note was uploaded on 07/26/2009 for the course COM 140 COM 140 taught by Professor Dorsey,c during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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