Well, it is possible to paraphrase this statement and claim that an English essay is the enclosing of students’ ideas “within a wall of words”. Sometimes students build substantial constructions and sometimes they raise some vague fences.
Well, writing an English essay makes you a better constructor, i.e. it helps you to express yourself. How does an English essay differ from the rest types of free papers? Why is it regarded as a very effective method to develop writing and analytical skills?
- First of all, you do not need to do calculations and laboratory researches (in the majority of cases). So, you can concentrate on writing itself.
- When you write your English essay, you learn to reveal your thoughts and opinions in a clear and comprehensive way. Of course, the skills obtained while writing English essays positively influences the rest of discipline you study (you start writing good papers on other subjects).
- As a rule, when you write your English essay you consider some literary work, a personality, a trend or some phenomenon. Working on English essays enables you to widen your horizons greatly.
- The main concern of any English essay is language itself. So, you do not need to use some dry language, you can try to make your paper catching so you will use various stylistic tools and vary your vocabulary. This will make your vocabulary rich.
Of course, in your English essay you will refer to some other sources. You will have to analyze a considerable amount of information. You will also learn to refer to opinion of others which is very useful for other academic tasks and even your future life.