Writing Center

Questions you can ask a Tutor

  • What strategies can I use to get started writing?
  • Is the organization of my essay clear?
  • Do I need more support for my ideas?
  • Do I integrate quotations correctly into my essay?
  • How can I reduce wordiness in my writing?
  • How can I write more (or less) formally?
  • Do I use semi-colons correctly?
  • Where can I learn how to make a Works Cited page?
  • Are my sources cited correctly?
  • What’s the difference between MLA and APA?
  • Can you help me organize this article for the Dag?
  • Will you give me some feedback on my cover letter?
  • What are the conventions of writing a sonnet or haiku?
  • Anything else related to writing…