Style in Writing

Develop your essay writing

This guide looks at ways you can develop your essay writing practices, including: Good academic writing style Integrating evidence and your own ideas Critical analysis Editing and proof reading Academic writing style Academic essays should be written in a formal style. Avoid: clich├ęs (“the flaws in this argument stand out like a sore thumb”) contractions […]


How to Write an Essay About a Novel

The purpose of a literature essay is to examine and evaluate a work of literature. To properly analyze a novel, you must break it down into its constitutive elements, including characterization, symbolism and theme. This process of analysis will help you to better understand the novel as a whole and to successfully write an essay […]