In this section we help you improve your academic essay writing. As in the general Academic Writing site, we target issues of language*, content, organisation and argumentation. We start with a couple of examples of different styles of essay:
Essay type or "style"
Expository Buying behaviour** Argumentative The rise in the divorce rate
* Check your language awareness: go to the Language
[For a more guided program on essay writing, see the Writing Machine]
** See here for an outline to this essay
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