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SAT Writing Section: Prep & Practice

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Learn more about the format and subjects on the SAT Writing test with this extensive study guide. Use short video lessons and self-assessment quizzes to review and test your understanding of ways to revise and improve your writing so you can earn the best score you can on the SAT Writing exam.
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14 chapters in SAT Writing Section: Prep & Practice

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Lesson 1 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sentence Fragments, Comma Splices and Run-on Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Identifying Errors in Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Identifying Errors in Agreement for Nouns & Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Identify Errors in Adjectives, Adverbs, Nouns & Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Identify Errors in Comparison, Correlation & Parallelism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Identifying & Correcting Clause Errors: Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Improving Sentences on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Identifying Sentence Errors on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Improving Paragraphs on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Practice with Improving Sentences for the SAT Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Practice with Identifying Sentence Errors for the SAT Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14390].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14390].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Practice with Improving Paragraphs for the SAT Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Basic Essay Structure: The Five-Paragraph Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1358].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1358].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Organize an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Essay Introduction: Write a Thesis and Capture Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Write a Thesis Statement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Write a Strong Essay Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Structure Paragraphs in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Write and Use Transition Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How To Write Effective Conclusions: Importance and Elements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Structure Sentences in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sentence Structure: Identify and Avoid 'Mixed Structure' Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Write Logical Sentences and Avoid Faulty Comparisons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Complete and Incomplete Sentences: Examples & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10024].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10024].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Write Well: What Makes Writing Good? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Write With Good Diction to Develop Style, Tone & Point-of-View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Writing for Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Engage Readers by Picking and Developing an Appeal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Word Choice and Language Sets the Tone of Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Importance of Using Precise Language in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Conciseness in Writing: Definition & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3682].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3682].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Identify & Reduce Wordiness in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Argument Structure: From Premise to Conclusion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Write a Great Argument Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Rhetorical Skills to Write Better Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Logos, Ethos and Pathos: 3 Ways to Appeal to an Audience in Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What are Logical Fallacies? - Define, Identify and Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Audience Opposition: Anticipating and Refuting Opposing Views in Your Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2694].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2694].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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