KEY POINTS TO REMEMBER WHEN WRITING AN ESSAY
•Don’t overdo exclamation marks!!!!!!!
•Don’t use slang e.g. groovy, dude, OMG, LOL, dat
•Don’t use one sentence paragraphs
•Don’t use too many adjectives – descriptive words
•Don’t use “it” all the time “It is argued that……”
•Avoid cliches – at the end of the day, barking up the wrong tree, opened up a can of worms
•Make sure that your spelling is fairly good - spell check
•Don’t repeat yourself in body of essay e.g. “As I said above……”
•Answer the question set
•Be focused and direct
Don't make the essay personal by using the words "I", "We", "Us"