Ch 2: Conventions of Written English

About This Chapter

Enhance your understanding of the conventions of written English using this chapter's entertaining lessons, short quizzes and practice exam. These resources make the process of studying for a test or certification exam simple and effective.

Conventions of Written English - Chapter Summary

Explore these fun lessons to boost your knowledge of the conventions of written English. Each lesson covers a unique topic, enabling you to pace yourself as you study punctuation, spelling rules, capitalization and more. After completing this chapter, you will be able to do the following:

  • Describe the rules of capitalization in writing
  • Share the rules and signs of punctuation
  • Explain the correct usage and basic rules of commas
  • Discuss the general rules of spelling English words
  • List and describe commonly confused words in English

This chapter offers an informative online learning experience that lets you study the conventions of written English without setting foot in a traditional classroom. Enjoy access to entertaining lessons using any computer or mobile device anytime your schedule permits. Mini quizzes and practice exam make it easy to test your knowledge of these lessons. If you have questions or need to clarify details presented in this chapter, be sure to reach out to our subject-matter experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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