Jessica Malnik

Jessica Malnik

15 articles

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll discuss what paraphrasing is and the potential to elevate your writing and give you a better understanding of the research.

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll cover the basics that you need to know about the use of the Oxford comma, including examples of the correct and incorrect way to use it.

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll cover the basics that you need to know about prepositions, what they are, and some practical examples.

Writing 101

We’ll dig into the difference between affect and effect and how to use the two in sentences. In the end, you won't need a thesaurus to know the difference.

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll share the basics of spelling, tips for improving your skills, and a few of the most commonly misspelled English words.

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll help clear it up by answering the most common questions about gray vs. grey and the correct spelling.

Writing 101

Quotations have the power to elevate your written work when used correctly. We will show you the difference between quoting and paraphrasing.

Writing 101

This guide to help you understand how citing your sources works and a breakdown of the tools you can use to generate citations and bibliographies.

Writing 101

We’ll cover what common knowledge is and how to recognize it in your writing. These are all examples of common knowledge.

Writing 101

Here are eight of the most common plagiarism checker tools available to help you assess your content before you hit publish.

Writing 101

In this post, we’ll cover the 7 most common types of plagiarism, so you can avoid them in your writing.

Writing 101

Using the passive voice isn't a grammatical mistake. It’s a matter of stylistic preference. We cover the ins and outs of the passive voice.

Writing 101

Plagiarizing now comes in multiple forms, and many instances are accidental. Intentional or not, stolen copy can cause a problem.

Writing 101

Did you know that it is possible to plagiarize your own writing? In this post, we cover everything you need to know about self-plagiarizing your own work along with how to avoid it.

Writing 101

Plagiarism can be a real issue. In this article, we’ll cover the basics to help you avoid plagiarism in five simple steps.