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Danielle McLeod

Danielle McLeod is a highly qualified secondary English Language Arts Instructor who brings a diverse educational background to her classroom. With degrees in science, English, and literacy, she has worked to create cross-curricular materials to bridge learning gaps and help students focus on effective writing and speech techniques. Currently working as a dual credit technical writing instructor at a Career and Technical Education Center, her curriculum development surrounds student focus on effective communication for future career choices.

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Definite Articles in English With Examples and Quiz

Few people can define what a definite article is, but you most likely use it every day, all day, and aren’t even aware of it. The English language only has one definite article, the word “the,” and it has quite a few rules associated with it, even if its use …

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Title Capitalization Rules – Ultimate Guide

There are many rules surrounding what to capitalize in a sentence, but specific rules apply to titles in general — and often cause confusion with new writers and English language learners. Titles include formal titles concerning the names of people or places, as well as the titles of books, speeches, …

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Predicate Nominative – Definition and Examples

Grammar has a lot of names for how language is structured, and it can get confusing very quickly. The important thing to remember is not necessarily the label grammarians put on word use and organization, but that you know how to structure your words for clarity and understanding.  Predicate nominatives …

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Principal vs. Principle – Definition & Difference

Principal: 1. one who holds a presiding position or rank; 2. capital or property before interest; 3. first or most important in rank. Principle: a basic truth, law, assumption, or rule.