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Using Coordinating ConjunctionsWeekly Feature (Sept. 24, 2006)
Using Coordinating Conjunctions
Pat's feature gives us full detail on writing more successful long sentences. Includes links to two quizzes for practice.

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Quote of the Week: "What a writer wants to do is not what he does."Jorge Luis Borges (Quote Archive)


Failure: A Better Teacher than SuccessStudent Writing

Failure: A Better Teacher than Success
by Ali
 September 18, 2006

Failure is definitely a better teacher than success, provided we learn from our failures and, in the meantime, do not lose our strong will. None of the great achievements during the course of human history were made on the first try. There were certainly many failed attempts by which a great deal of knowledge was learned and made ready to use on later tries. Thomas Edison once said, "It is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration." I think nobody has put it better.  . . . more


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