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Top Tips For Writing The Best College Essay

Top Tips For Writing The Best College Essay

With millions of students applying for college each year, it is important to have an essay that stands out from the rest. When an admissions team is between two applicants with exactly the same qualifications, the essay makes all the difference when it comes to which applicant is admitted to the s...

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Famous American Writers

Famous American Writers

The essay as a literary genre has been evolving over centuries and has attracted a lot of famous writers. The origins of the term ‘essay’ are found in the 16th-century French literature. In 1580, Michel de Montaigne, an outstanding French philosopher, had his collection of short, quite subject...

20+ Effective Essay Hook Ideas to Boost Success of Your Paper

20+ Effective Essay Hook Ideas to Boost Success of Your Paper

When your English language professor requires to write an essay, how do you begin your writing? Do you use any good hooks in the introductory paragraphs to grab readers' attention? Probably, you have discovered a secret, unique hook which helps your paper stand out from other works and make a tutor ...

How To Write a Precis and Impress Your Grader

How To Write a Precis and Impress Your Grader

Imagine you got an assignment to write an 800-word precis of Shakespeare in the Bush by Laura Bohannan. It is a wonderful essay about teaching a true meaning of Hamlet to one of the West African tribes. You may have many questions: "what to do", "how to start", "what is rhetorical precis?". Our arti...

Book Critique Writing

Book Critique Writing

If you are creating a book critique, you must have a clear vision of what a critique is and what it is not. It is not a précis of a literary work, in which you have to compress the ideas of the original text. It is not a book report either, in which you have to summarize the plot of the writing. ...

Studying in the Paradise on the Pacific: British Columbia

Studying in the Paradise on the Pacific: British Columbia

In our previous articles we were talking a lot about education in different countries with a strong emphasis on their school systems. Today we would like to focus on a particular region which we find fascinating and which is very attractive for international students. This region is the province o...

Schools in Sweden

Schools in Sweden

Welcome to Sweden, one of the most advanced, safe, and attractive European countries. What should we know about the country where the Swedish language was not an official language until 2009? It is interesting that 89% of Swedish population speak English. Of course, it is the country of the legend...