This is a short guide to essay writing aimed at undergraduates on English, humanities and modular courses. Constructed around typical essay-writing mistakes as encountered by the author, this presents an alternative to the usual guides, focusing on what is relevant for students today. It includes advice on how to reference research done in the Internet.
Table of Contents
Preface: Acknowledgements 1. How to write introductions 2. The Middle Section: Structure and Critics 3. More on the Middle Section: Linkage 4. How to Write Conclusions 5. Grammar and Punctuation 6. Improving Your Style 7. Quotations, Footnotes & Bibliographies 8. Getting the Most Out of Your Library 9. Using Computers and Printing 10. How to Write Exam Essays