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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Ventures Arcade Grammar Activities
Verb Tense Tutorial

By studying this verb tense tutorial, you will learn to think like a native English speaker. 

Verb Worksheets

Learn more about Verbs by practicing with the printable EnglishLinx Verb worksheets below:

Word Games, Puzzles and Quizzes

This is a collection of English vocabulary word lists from with online activities that use the word lists. 


Choose from the following English Vocabulary Word Lists:


Choose the type of Game, Puzzle or Quiz for vocabulary practice.

Writing a Complaint Letter
  • In this lesson:
    Learn how to prepare to write a complaint letter

  • Decide what kind of information to include in a complaint letter

  • Practice putting the information in the right order and format

Writing: Compare and Contrast

Comparison and contrast can be used in writing to organize an individual paragraph as well as to organize entire papers.

Writing Cover Letters


Writing a smart cover letter can get your foot in the door, even if you have a weak resume. This guide will help you to write the best cover letter possible. *Cover letter builders may require a fee

Writing for English Learners

Welcome to EnglishClub Writing for ESL learners, to help you learn and practise the skill of writing in English.

Writing for Entrepreneurs

These Essential Skills workbooks will give you an opportunity to learn more about and practice the skills an entrepreneur needs to be successful. They will also help you find out what you need to learn more about.