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How to Write
Stronger Essays
One of the most common struggles for
students is writing essays.
- Oxford Tutoring
Check out
The following tips to make your essays shine!
TIP #1
Start Early
Many Students
Tend to overlook this simple fix.
Starting early sets
you up for many of
the other tips that
support writing
stronger essays.
Two weeksGive yourself at least two weeks to work on your essay. Your grade will thank you
for it.
TIP #2
Write Drafts
Don’t expect
To get it all done in one draft
Writers send drafts
to colleagues,
friends, and will
even self edit.
A well writtenPiece will need several drafts before turning in the final assignment.
TIP #3
Read it Aloud
Check for
Spelling errors, word choice, or
confusing sentences.
You will hear things
that your eyes will
pass over while
reading.
Reading aloudIs a great way to catch little issues you might have otherwise missed.
TIP #4
Take Some Time Away
Sometimes
We struggle to get down on
paper what we want to
communicate.
Try stepping away
from what you are
writing for an hour,
a day, or even a
couple of days.
It is surprisingHow much a little space and perspective can do for your writing.
TIP #5
Pay Attention to Word Choice
Often times
Students find a word to describe
what they are talking about, and
use it over and over again,
wasting the expa...
There are too many
ways to
communicate
through the written
word to stick to just
a few words.
EliminateRepetitive words and replace them with other words you find in the thesaurus.
TIP #6
Write a Clear Thesis Statement
The Thesis
Statement
Is an essential element of your
essay.
Think of your essay
as a map - it give
you, the writer, and
the reader direction.
A+B+CUse the formula when writing a thesis statement.
A = Your Topic
B = Your Opinion on the Topic
C = Your Points of Supp...
TIP #7
Read
One of the best
Ways to become a stronger
writer is to read those that write
well.
This is true for both
fiction and
nonfiction writing.
Your writingWill reflect what you read. So got get your nose in a good book!
Conclusion
These are just a few tools.
Essay writing is important to master because you will find yourself having to write many essay...
Oxford Tutoring
Call us for help applying these
tools or to have one of our essay
experts take a look at your essay.
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How to Write Stronger Essays

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One of the most common struggles that most of our English Language Arts students face is writing a strong essay. And I say strong essay, because a lot of people can write an essay. But what about the ones that effectively communicates your argument, is in an organized fashion, and is well-written? That is a different story, or rather a different essay.

Check out the following tips to get yourself on the right track towards writing the types of essays that will make your paper shine!

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How to Write Stronger Essays

  1. 1. How to Write Stronger Essays
  2. 2. One of the most common struggles for students is writing essays. - Oxford Tutoring
  3. 3. Check out The following tips to make your essays shine!
  4. 4. TIP #1 Start Early
  5. 5. Many Students Tend to overlook this simple fix.
  6. 6. Starting early sets you up for many of the other tips that support writing stronger essays.
  7. 7. Two weeksGive yourself at least two weeks to work on your essay. Your grade will thank you for it.
  8. 8. TIP #2 Write Drafts
  9. 9. Don’t expect To get it all done in one draft
  10. 10. Writers send drafts to colleagues, friends, and will even self edit.
  11. 11. A well writtenPiece will need several drafts before turning in the final assignment.
  12. 12. TIP #3 Read it Aloud
  13. 13. Check for Spelling errors, word choice, or confusing sentences.
  14. 14. You will hear things that your eyes will pass over while reading.
  15. 15. Reading aloudIs a great way to catch little issues you might have otherwise missed.
  16. 16. TIP #4 Take Some Time Away
  17. 17. Sometimes We struggle to get down on paper what we want to communicate.
  18. 18. Try stepping away from what you are writing for an hour, a day, or even a couple of days.
  19. 19. It is surprisingHow much a little space and perspective can do for your writing.
  20. 20. TIP #5 Pay Attention to Word Choice
  21. 21. Often times Students find a word to describe what they are talking about, and use it over and over again, wasting the expansive English language
  22. 22. There are too many ways to communicate through the written word to stick to just a few words.
  23. 23. EliminateRepetitive words and replace them with other words you find in the thesaurus.
  24. 24. TIP #6 Write a Clear Thesis Statement
  25. 25. The Thesis Statement Is an essential element of your essay.
  26. 26. Think of your essay as a map - it give you, the writer, and the reader direction.
  27. 27. A+B+CUse the formula when writing a thesis statement. A = Your Topic B = Your Opinion on the Topic C = Your Points of Support
  28. 28. TIP #7 Read
  29. 29. One of the best Ways to become a stronger writer is to read those that write well.
  30. 30. This is true for both fiction and nonfiction writing.
  31. 31. Your writingWill reflect what you read. So got get your nose in a good book!
  32. 32. Conclusion
  33. 33. These are just a few tools. Essay writing is important to master because you will find yourself having to write many essays throughout both your high school and college career.
  34. 34. Oxford Tutoring Call us for help applying these tools or to have one of our essay experts take a look at your essay. (949) 681-0388 oxfordtutoring.com

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