Language resources - Academic Style - TABS

  • Academic Style

    Useful introduction to the features of academic style (formal vocabulary; being objective) with practice activities.

  • Academic Writing

    This book takes you through the whole process of academic writing from selecting suitable sources, reading, note-making and planning through to re-writing and proofreading.

  • Being concise and focused

    This resource will help you write clearly by eliminating unecessary words and rearranging your phrases.

  • Being objective-Using 'cautious' language

    This site presents ways of using 'cautious' language to help you make your writing more objective.

  • Introduction to Academic Style

    This well-structured and comprehensive site takes you through the features of academic writing including being formal, analytical, clear and logical. A thorough introduction to academic style with exercises.

  • Useful phrases

    Useful formal academic expressions organised in lists.