What Is an Oxymoron?An oxymoron is a figure of speech that combines contradictory words with opposing meanings, like “old news,” “deafening silence,”...January 11, 2022
How to Write a Poem: A Step-by-Step GuidePoetry is . . . song lyrics without the music? Writing that rhymes? A bunch of comparisons and abstract imagery that feels like a...January 7, 2022
A Guide to Personification, with 33 ExamplesIn creative writing, you have a lot of freedom that you don’t have in other kinds of writing, like academic and business writing....December 23, 2021
What Are Imperative Sentences?Imperative sentences are how you communicate the things you need others around you to do. When you tell your friend where to pick...December 20, 2021
How to Write a Report: A GuideA report is a nonfiction account that presents and/or summarizes the facts about a particular event, topic, or issue. The idea is...December 13, 2021
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