The Improvement Of My Writing Skills During The Fall Semester

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The Improvement of my Writing Skills during The Fall Semester.
Robert Collier states, “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” This citation expresses as well all my English learning experience in Montgomery College, with a peculiarity for this semester. It is the fourth semester that I am an ESL (English as a Second Language) student in Montgomery College (MC); also the fourth semester that I am learning those rules in order to sharp my English. However, this semester helped to improve my writing skills on different ways. First it helped to well understand the importance of the writing process and the essay structure, to revise and improve my grammar rules, and to become aware to the MLA (Modern Language Association) format.
Since I started in Montgomery College, I always wrote the essay, but I was not aware enough of the benefit that the writing process could have on a final essay paper. This semester our professor Vilceus insisted on the following of the writing process. Before getting our prompt, we used to have a quick minute of brainstorming. She used to introduce the topic by a short video related to the subject on the prompt. Those video always showed the situation of our daily life. By this technique, she first broke the distance between the topic and the students. After, we took the next minutes to think about the topic with classmates. Then we got into the prompt with a clear idea about the topic. From this technique, I understood the…

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