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English Writing Skills: Getting Started

This guide supports academic and business writing, including a basic review of grammar fundamentals, writing guides, video tutorials on business writing, and resources for the TOEFL, IELTS, and PTE exams.

Getting Started

Business writing skills?

Click the Business Writing Videos tab and watch tutorials. View E-Books from the library.  Also make an appointment with the GGU Writing Lab!


Click the Grammar tab. Review the basics of English grammar and tips for business professionals and students. Use a writing guide. Contact GGU Writing Lab.

Writing classes at GGU?

There are many classes available at GGU to learn different styles of writing, from expressive, research, and business writing.  There are also writing skills workshops available.  See the full list of English classes at

English language requirements for Admission?

Click the TOEFL, IELTS, & PTE tab.

Research papers: I need articles! What can I do?

Use the Research Process guide for tips and tools to help you with expository writing and research writing. Use a free tutor, contact GGU Writing Lab. The Business Librarians want to help you! Come by the library, phone, email or make an appointment.

APA citation - what is it? Where can I get help citing?

Use the APA 7 Citation research guide.

Need help?

Ask us at the Business Library or at the Writing Lab in person or online!

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