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Expository essay

How to Write An Expository Essay Body Paragraph (with examples)

You’ve gotten your introduction out, planned all your points…and you’re stuck on writing the body paragraph. Many students fail to develop the body paragraph well, with poor elaboration as the main culprit. If you’re someone who finds yourself saying “But my elaboration is very bad 😔“, then this is the article for you. (On the

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Types Of Examples In Expository Essays

An O-Level expository essay requires you to illustrate your ideas to your readers with supporting examples. Often, when students see that they have to give examples, they tend to draw them from their own social contexts. However, an essay that only consists of these limited examples will only illustrate a very small range of personal

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Parts of An Expository Essay

A strong understanding of the expository essay structure goes a long way in helping students organise their content in a clear and succinct way, and thus, score higher for essay-writing. This simple guide covers the basic elements that should be in any O-Level expository essay. Like most other essays, there are three parts of an

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A Quick Guide to Expository Essays

Just like the argumentative essay, the expository essay is one essay type that many students steer clear of because they believe that they can never lay out the content well. The discursive essay, also known as the expository essay, seeks to present facts and arguments in an objective manner. However, once students have a good

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How to Brainstorm Ideas for Expository Essays (with examples)

Oftentimes, students give up halfway through writing an essay when they realise that they do not know what to write about in an expository essay. While this can be prevented by spending the first five minutes to do up an essay plan, a key strategy in writing an expository essay is knowing how to brainstorm

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FDW: FIRST DAY OF WORK

It did not take Maria too long to understand that ‘FDW’ did not mean ‘First Day of Work’ but ‘Foreign Domestic Worker’. There were so many 1acronyms to get accustomed to in this unfamiliar country! ‘MOM’ (Ministry of Manpower), ‘WP’ (Work Permit), ‘EP’ (Employment Pass), ‘FT’ (Foreign Talent)… Maria caught on to the list of

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THE LAND OF HEROES …TOLKIEN’s MIDDLE EARTH

Personally, I would long to venture off the beaten path of being an armchair bookworm, and to leave my human imprints upon the paths trodden by the heroes, anti-heroes and villains of Tolkien’s fantasy epic. There is something irreplaceable about turning the pages of a ‘Lord of the rings’ book and deeply inhaling the heady,

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THE DAY A ROBOT TOOK MY JOB

In 1hindsight, I should have seen it coming. All the signs were there but I was too 2myopic to see them until it was too late. The dots were all in place yet I had failed to connect them. The writing was on the wall but I was obviously illiterate. If only I had known

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GOING IDOL-CRAZY

They have become their idols, role models or examples of what they want to be and become in life, despite having neither met them nor talked to them. The phenomenon of idolising celebrities has existed since the dawn of the media, and is especially so in this era when television and the internet have brought

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