https://grammar.yourdictionary.com/style-and-usage/using-contractions.html

Understanding the proper use of contractions can greatly improve your writing.

https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/writing/contractions

Contractions - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken English grammar and usage - Cambridge Dictionary.

http://www.sjsu.edu/writingcenter/docs/Contractions.pdf

When a contraction is written in English, the omitted letters are replaced by an apostrophe. Here are some common contractions and the groups of words that ...

https://www.everythingenglishblog.com/?p=558

Feb 2, 2012 ... Contractions are quite commonplace in today's spoken and written English. A contraction is the combination of two words into a shortened form ...

https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/grammar/contractions/1/

People use contractions in both speaking and writing. They're so common that movies and books often try to make characters seem old-fashioned or strange by  ...

http://www.everythingenglishblog.com/?p=552

Date Posted : Feb 2, 2012 Resources,Writing Tips ... Following is a list of commonly used contractions, their full form, and an example sentence showing their ...

https://www.thoughtco.com/contractions-commonly-used-informal-english-1692651

May 20, 2018 ... A contraction is a word or phrase that's (that has) been shortened by dropping one or more letters. In writing, an apostrophe takes the place of ...

https://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2015/12/contractions-in-formal-writing-whats-allowed-whats-not.html

Dec 10, 2015 ... by Chelsea Lee Asking whether you should use contractions in formal academic writing is sort of like asking whether you should wear a ...

https://thewritepractice.com/contractions-list/

I had a conversation with a fellow writer recently about contractions, when they're appropriate to use and when they should be avoided. But first, what are ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contraction_(grammar)

A contraction is a shortened version of the written and spoken forms of a word, syllable, or word group, created by omission of internal letters and sounds.