CDU Library does not provide support for any of the resources below. The resources are suggestions only and are freely available on the internet
Free Online Grammar & Punctuation Checkers
Grammar and Spelling Check
Free Online Proofreading
Grammarly Editor is an automated proofreader that corrects contextual spelling mistakes, checks for more than 250 common grammatical errors, enhances vocabulary usage, and suggests citations
Virtual Writing Tutor
Virtual Writing Tutor is a free online grammar checker for ESL writing that finds common ESL punctuation and spelling mistakes. Check grammar for free.
Microsoft Word 2010 Grammar & Spelling Checker
To run a spelling and grammar check:
In a word document go to the Review tab.
Click on the Spelling & Grammar command.
The Spelling and Grammar dialog box will open.
The program will highlight the errors in the document and suggest corrections or changes.
More Free Online Tools
LanguageTool is an Open Source proofreading program for English, French, German, Polish, and more than 20 other languages.
It finds many errors that a simple spell checker cannot detect and several grammar problems.
Reverso is a portal of linguistic tools including: translation, dictionary, spell-checker, conjugation, grammar, pronunciation feature (just click on a word or a selection of words or on the voice icon).