Ethos Police Exam Learning Resources

Ethos Police Exam
Learning Resources
COURSES:

UBC Writing Centre (UBC Continuing Studies)
https://cstudies.ubc.ca/study-topic/writing

1) Writing 098: Preparation for University Writing and the LPI

2) Grammar Bootcamp

3) Writing Well: Grammar

4) Copy Editing and Proofreading

In addition, the UBC Writing Centre often has a list of private language tutors it will recommend. These tutors are graduates of the UBC Writing Centre’s ethical tutor program.

BOOKS:

(1)  The Canadian Writer’s Handbook, 5th Edition
Oxford University Press, 2007

by Jan De Bruyn, Judy Brown, and William E. Messenger
ISBNs associated with this book:
ISBN – 10: 0195427556
ISBN – 13: 9780195427554
(2)  The McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage, 2nd Edition
McGraw-Hill, 2012

ISBNs associated with this book:
ISBN – 10: 0071799907
ISBN – 13: 978-0071799904
RESOURCES FOR GRAMMAR AND GENERAL WRITING ISSUES:

Purdue Online Writing Lab:
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/

ESL Café:
http://www.eslcafe.com/

RESOURCES FOR SPELLING:

Spelling Rules and Tips from Oxford:
http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/words/spelling-rules-and-tips

Spelling Rules:
http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/spelling-and-word-lists/spelling-rules.html

RESOURCES FOR VOCABULARY BUILDING:

Commonly Confused Words:
http://writing2.richmond.edu/writing/wweb/conford.html

http://oxforddictionaries.com/words/commonly-confused-words

RESOURCES FOR THE CLEAR USE OF MODIFIERS:

Self-Directed Study: Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers:
http://www.towson.edu/ows/moduledangling.htm