Word Mechanics

Answers and explanations, in a resource format, to common spelling, punctuation, and grammar problems.

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  1. The Proper Usage of Which and That in Clauses
    An explanation of when to use "which" or "that." - by Daniel
    Updated: Oct 14, 2013
  2. Bristol University website
    Very user-friendly grammar and usage resource, with exercises to practice (UK oriented) - by jannert
    Updated: Jun 3, 2014
  3. List of Logical Fallacies
    A list of logical fallacies from various sources - by thirdwind
    Updated: Feb 1, 2014
  4. Thesaurus website
    Visual thesaurus online - by minstrel
    Updated: Feb 5, 2014
  5. OneLook Reverse Dictionary (Synonyms, Thesaurus)
    Enter a word, phrase, sentence, or pattern to search for related words. - by Lifeline
    Updated: Jun 23, 2016
  6. Create a word cloud - Counting how many times you used a word or phrase
    Creates word clouds - by GingerCoffee
    Updated: Nov 21, 2013
  7. Who or Whom?
    An explanation of the proper times to use the words "who" and "whom." - by Daniel
    Updated: Sep 7, 2013

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  1. The Proper Usage of Which and That in Clauses

    An explanation of when to use "which" or "that."
  1. Lifeline

    OneLook Reverse Dictionary (Synonyms, Thesaurus)

    Enter a word, phrase, sentence, or pattern to search for related words.
    3.5/5, 2 ratings
    Views:
    379
    Updated:
    Jun 23, 2016
  2. jannert

    Bristol University website 2014-06-03

    Very user-friendly grammar and usage resource, with exercises to practice (UK oriented)
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Downloads:
    39
    Views:
    1,271
    Updated:
    Jun 3, 2014
  3. minstrel

    Thesaurus website

    Visual thesaurus online
    4/5, 3 ratings
    Views:
    675
    Updated:
    Feb 5, 2014
  4. thirdwind

    List of Logical Fallacies

    A list of logical fallacies from various sources
    5/5, 2 ratings
    Views:
    900
    Updated:
    Feb 1, 2014
  5. GingerCoffee
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Downloads:
    8
    Views:
    999
    Updated:
    Nov 21, 2013
  6. Daniel

    Who or Whom?

    An explanation of the proper times to use the words "who" and "whom."
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Views:
    778
    Updated:
    Sep 7, 2013