Useful tips

For support and inspiration —

General

Everything about Academic writing can be found on the University of Groningen’s website:

http://www.rug.nl/society-business/language-centre/academische-communicatievaardigheden/

Dutch

Need language advice? Check these websites:

http://www.taaladvies.net

http://www.woordenlijst.org

http://www.vandale.nl

You can also subscribe to http://www.beterspellen.nl. They will send you a spelling quiz and explanation about the rules every day.

English

Do you want to improve your English? The BBC offers free online courses:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish

 

Check your text:

Language Tool Style and Grammer Check

Grammarly: Free Writing Assistant

 

Are you…

… looking for a synonym?

http://www.thesaurus.com

 

… looking for examples of academic writing styles?

http://www.phrasebank.manchester.ac.uk

 

… looking for exercises to improve your academic writing in English?

http://www.englishvocabularyexercises.com/AWL/

http://www.uefap.com/

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/

Relaxing

Exercises in relaxation at Ontspannen met Gerri