Pronoun Case Notes
Subject pronouns are used as subjects
(someone or something performing an
That is my book.
That book is mine.
Professor Stanley is he. [He is Professor
Revising and Proofreading Notes
Writing a rough draft =
FAST and FURIOUS!
Revising and proofreading =
SLOW and STEADY.
Great writing doesnt happen by accident; it comes about through hard workREVISION.
Minor revisions may occur thro
Pronoun Reference Notes
Be sure that your readers can tell what every pronoun refers to. Dont let them be confused about
the connection between a pronoun and the person, place, thing, or idea that it represents. The
word that a pronoun refers
Pronoun/Antecedent Agreement Notes
A pronoun is a type of word that replaces, substitutes for, or refers to a noun (or sometimes
another pronoun). The word that a pronoun replaces, substitutes for, or refers to is called the
Parallelism (or Parallel Structure) Notes
Parallel structure refers to parallel words, parallel phrases, and parallel clauses used in writing.
worrying about meeting expenses
to hold down two jobs (not parallel with -ing structures