English Composition 3: English Composition, Rhetoric, and Language (Fall 2017, Fretz)

Why Dictionaries?

You want to sure you are using the correct word to express your ideas. If you are not sure, you should check the definition in a dictionary.

Why Encyclopedias?

Encyclopedias are a good place to start if you need an overview of a topic you are unfamiliar with. They will often include a bibliography of sources that you can consult for more information.

You can look in a subject encyclopedia if you would like to find background or overview information about your topic. Several sources that might be useful for your assignment are listed below.