What is a run-on? Two complete thoughts with no signs of a break between them.
Comma (,) + conjunction word (and/but/for/or/nor/yet/so)
Subordinating conjunction word + comma (,)
From Michael Ventura's "The Tools of an Animal": Different tools shape words differently, the
way different tools build furniture and shoes differently. Pen and paper are slow and messy, of
course. Modernity loves speed and claims to hate me
Exam #1 Study Guide:
Thesis Notes: Not a question or a fact.
Thesis + point summary = Like a movie trailer for your paper
Main point of paper.
Practice: I love Chocolate. Chocolate is spectacular because it tastes like heaven, can not get
STEP 1: First, watch this short video biography of Ernest Hemingway.
Now, were going to look at a fictional portrayal of Hemingway. As we discussed in the Truth vs Fiction
discussion last week, sometimes fiction can give us a stronger and more viv