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Myths About Essay Writing
Essay writing myths debunked. Learn how to write effective essays without these misconceptions.
Maritha Kather finished her Master's at the University of Pennsylvania. She is an author and online contributor of self-help books and E-books about writing and literature, tips on article writing and essay writing.
Myths About Essay Writing
Students often disapprove the idea of essay writing. It is ironic because essays are often as easy as telling a story to a friend, which is something students are often guilty of doing. A part of the process in learning to enjoy essay making is through eradicating the false notions about essay writing.
Here are among the common misconception about essay writing:
1. It is impersonal
All types of writing are personal regardless of the topic. The focus of the essay is always a matter of preference on the part of the student. The fashion, the context and the tone of the essay is very personal.
Student may contest that professors assign certain topic and tone to be used; consequently, it is not personal.
Students must understand that though the topic and tone is given, the student cannot write without leaving a print of who they are and what they believe in. The position and the emphasis on the angle are reliant on the student who is making the essay.
2. The Length Matters
The length of the essay is often the anxiety of most of the students. Often, they try to use long words and sentences to come up with lengthy essays. The gravity of the essay is on its power to stay in the mind of readers rather.
Professors examine the articles devotedly and scrutinize every component of it. If the professor becomes aware that the essay is just going nowhere, it will surely receive a failing mark.
3. There is the need for fancy words
Students often make use of thesaurus most of the time. For whatever reason, students believe that essay writing is more rewarding if they are able to incorporate fancy words. Meanwhile, a part of them tries to be technical.
Writing is intended for communication. Hence, students must write in a way that every reader can readily get what he intends to say.
Essay writing is one of the most universal qualms of the students. The notion of fear is present almost to half of the university population. The three suggestions above aims to eradicate some of the false impression that previous graduates have handed down to the youth of present generation.
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