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  • The Importance Of Writing A Personal Essay

    a teenager I wrote a horrible academic essay in an easy English class in the 10th grade, and received a D. By way of contrast, as an adult I wrote an excellent research essay in an English class as a freshman in college, and received an A. Though, I made horrible mistakes on my personal essay as a teenager, I believe my writing has improved tremendously due to a research essay I wrote. For one thing, as a teenager in the 10th grade I wrote a horrible essay that received a non-passing grade, but…

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  • Essay On Depression And Anxiety

    After reading your Writing Plan, I believe the argument of your persuasive essay is that those suffering from anxiety and/or depression would benefit from reading fictional stories during their leisure time rather than skimming through social media sites. This would give the reader an opportunity to escape into the land of their own imagination, and to see the world through another lens. Additionally, you have a strong argument that the use of technology may be connected to anxiety and…

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  • The Importance Of Writing Badly Essay

    spoke to me on levels beyond writing. When you get to the end of your life, you will be less concerned on the little aspects of life, but more on the journey and outcome of life. I find “The Importance of Writing Badly,” an incredibly mind opening essay. I have truly never thought from Bruce Ballenger’s point of view. I completely agree with the writer. He writes about how teachers and other educators limit student’s writing imagination causing them to be unable to write. In the beginning, a…

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  • A Rhetorical Analysis Essay

    During ENG 1020, we completed many assignments focusing on the three main goals of this course, teach students about different styles of rhetorical situation, learn about the different genres of reading, research, and writing, and to teach students to develop analyses and arguments using research-based content, effective organizations, and appropriate expression and mechanics. Throughout this course, I have learned how to search and specifically find appropriate sources using the CRAAP test,…

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  • Reflective Essay On The Hunger Games

    Dystopia may not be realistic, but it has its own purpose. I certainly learned a lot. As for the second half of this quarter, our major work was the Rhetoric in Practice project along with the companion essay. I chose to do my project on Instagram. As mentioned in my companion essay, I’m very familiar with this genre since I post Instagram a lot and check it daily. I’m a lot more confident in doing it on Instagram than any other genre. Thus, I signed up an Instagram account for…

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  • Essay On My Weakness In English

    example of an argumentative essay discussing the different reasons…

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  • Reflective Essay 'An Excursion Of A Lifetime'

    acquire a few weaknesses they may need to work on; however, I have a greater extent than just a few. Punctuation is the major problem I still have; nevertheless, my punctuation has become finer, but this is still not a tip-top skill of mine. In my essay “An Excursion of a Lifetime”, I had some sentences which did…

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  • Essay About English Class

    to there being a different median for every essay. It’s been a heavy work load especially this semester since I decided to enroll in five classes, but in the end it has been very beneficial indeed. I can’t say that writing essays has been one of my strong points but I believe that this course has helped me improve tremendously and it has also made me feel a lot more comfortable with my writing. While in high school I would usually write all of my essays a day before the due date a habit of mine…

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  • Negative Effects Of College Essay

    reading and writing classes, because they have not been told what will be expected from them. In college, the instructors will want a well written essay, and many students do not know how to do give them that. When first starting college, I was one of those unprepared students when it came to writing a strong essay. I faced many problems when writing essays; I did not plan what I wanted to be said in my body paragraphs, as well as using quotes off the internet without plagiarizing. In high…

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  • Self Reflective Essay Example

    Self-reflective Essay While in the class this past ten weeks, I’ve learned quite a lot. It’s been a long time since I’ve had to take an English class that I had to write so much. Week after week, there were so many writing assignments. Each week we had to read an article and answer questions on that article through the discussion board on the college blackboard. After posting your answers, then you had to respond to two other classmates’ answers. Each week we also had to read an editorial…

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