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Online Tools for Assignment

Introduce useful online tools that may help to prepare your assignment.

Writing Aids

Writing efficiency can be improved with proper writing aids. In this section, we are going to introduce some tools that can improve your grammar and help you find appropriate phrases for your assignment.

Grammarly Logo

A free writing assistant to check your English text for grammar, spelling, and other errors.

An English grammar and linguistic search engine which helps you check word choice, usage and collocations.

Academic Phrasebank

Academic Phrasebank
​An online platform created by The University of Manchester with an extensive collection of phrases for academic writing.
Not sure what's ​the best way to phrase a sentence using a particular word? This online English collocations dictionary will be able to help. Try searching for the word "wish"!

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