to make less severe, serious, or painful
something that kills pain
to alternate indecisively between two choices
designed to start fires or conflict
a defensive wall
persuade by flattering or gently teasing
something that marks the approach of something else
acting quickly without thought
spoken or done without preperation
verb tense consistancy
using the same verb tense whenever necessary within the same sentence or paragraph.
commas with independent clauses
when joining two independent clauses add a comma and or conjunction
pronoun antecedent agreement
If the antecedent is singular, the pronoun should be singular. If the antecedent is plural, the pronoun should be plural.