How to write a good essay?
After receiving the
task to create an essay on a specific topic, many students are thinking about
how to write a good essay. To do this, it is necessary first of all to become
an expert in this type of work, that is, to figure out in trifles what an essay
is, to get acquainted with the works of famous authors.
Theoretical training. First of all, study in detail what an essay is and for what purposes it is written. Determine the purpose of your work. Essays are of different types depending on their content, techniques used or goals. Study the different types of essay on the example of the work of other authors and find out what type of essay you want to write. You may want to describe in your work a new device or analyze the problem of interest to you. Be sure to review the criteria by which the teacher will evaluate your work. The teacher can himself voice such criteria or offer you a training manual with a detailed description.
Writing an essay.If you do not want to perform the task for a very long time, do not try to write the essay strictly in a logical sequence. That is, it is not necessary at first to draw up a title page, then at any cost to write an introduction, and so on, because even writing an introduction from scratch is not so simple. Your work will be much more effective if you start by sketching the fragments of the main part, which cause you the greatest emotions. Perhaps you want to describe some kind of injustice or a vivid image of the artist who inspired you. Gradually, you will have an idea of how to connect individual pieces of work into a logical chain.
Operation check. Many students do not pay enough attention to this work, believing that they have worked hard enough. But it is the verification of the created work with its subsequent improvement that helps to become a master of the essay, learn to beautifully and competently express your thoughts. It is better to read an essay several times. When you first read, pay attention to whether all parts of your work are interconnected enough. Cross out of it all the repetitions and spatial phrases that do not carry anything meaningful. Also rewrite too heavy sentences with a more lively language, so that the text is easy to read, interesting. The next time you read, correct grammatical, spelling and stylistic mistakes so that annoying typos and errors do not reduce the effect of all your work.