Upon successful completion of this tutorial, the student should be able to:
It is important to use proper English when writing for school or business. This is called Standard Formal English and is the globally accepted way of using formal writing.
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This handout shows the difference between formal and informal writing. When you are finished viewing, take the quiz. (Mrs. Silvestri's students: upload your answers to the quiz on our online site - Blackboard or Moodle, depending on the class).
Source: Karen Silvestri, Instructional Specialist