Essential Skills Quebec

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The ability to write with a clear purpose such as to inform or request information. Use appropriate sentence structure, punctuation, wording, and tone.


Take the Writing Self-Assessment

Complete this self-assessment to help you understand your writing strengths and areas for improvement. 

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Essay Mapping

Develop an outline that includes an introductory statement, main ideas to discuss or describe, supporting details, and a conclusion that summarizes the main ideas.  The finished map can be saved, e-mailed, or printed. 

General Writing Tips

Use these practical tips to help you improve your writing skills: 

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