I originally put these work-sheets together when I was working at a University, as a Royal Literary Fund Consultant.
I found that many of the students coming to see me had the same problems.
Most of these problems -- such as the correct use of apostrophes -- were of the kind that make the eyes glaze
over when explained.
So I thought that an archive of help-sheets, which could be consulted online at any time, would be of the
If anyone finds them useful, then I'm delighted.
Speech or Quote Marks and How to Use Them.
The Apostrophe -- Don't Panic!
The Active and Passive
Some Confusing Words...
We're, Were and
They're, Their and There
Too, To and