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When it comes to summarizing a thought or essay for Toronto professors, you must be able to think critically, be concise, and have a certain amount of writing skill. Being a better writer makes you a better reader, because you understand how to find important points. This isn’t a talent developed overnight. Unfortunately, most people

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One of the hardest tasks in writing a research paper is coming up with ideas. Child Development runs the gamut from birth to adolescence, so there are many topic options. Here are a few suggestions: Parenting Styles and Child Development – There are countless parenting techniques and styles, some dating to the turn of last

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A classification essay sorts details into categories using a single organizing principle. Each category provides examples and research to support your thesis. Writing an Effective Classification Essay Select your categories and make sure to examine the full breadth of the topic. Be thorough and include every important category, but don’t overdo it (i.e. adding categories

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Many academic institutions require students to submit a slideshow presentation and discuss a topic in front of a group of people. The purpose is to help students improve verbal communication skills while providing information to several people in a single setting. While grading this project depends solely on the professor, a student who is able

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How many times have you told yourself, “This year I’m going to lose weight,” or “This year I’m gonna start a business,” or pursued some other grand idea that never quite panned out? We’ve all been there. This year, forgo the back-breaking resolutions that make you feel like a failure. Start the year fresh with

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Confederation changed life for Canadians, both politically and culturally. Canadian poetry reflected pride in the new country and its diverse landscapes. During this time, four poets rose to prominence for writing that extolled the natural beauty and pastoral culture of Canada. The literary critic and commentator Malcolm Ross dubbed them the Confederation Poets because they

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Achieving the perfect length for your curriculum vitae (CV) can be highly confusing. A quick Internet search reveals that the perfect length should be anywhere between two to 20 pages (not a lot of help). While around five pages is a generally accepted length, ultimately your CV is relative to your experience and the job

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A resume or CV (curriculum vitae) can be used as an introduction to an employment opportunity or academic environment. These documents are used as a standardized way to acquaint an individual with people reviewing candidates for jobs, scholarships, or university programs. The pieces are differentiated by length and content. A resume can be a list

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Tackling a university- or college-level essay can be daunting. It’s especially difficult for those who are new to this type of writing. Advanced education essays require a different style, compared to what you may do in high school classes. Certain specifics and technical approaches are beneficial. Here are five tips to improve your skills: Brainstorming

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Case studies are one of the most difficult things to write. There are very specific formats to be followed. Sometimes they can be complicated for people that have never attempted this type of writing. Research needs to be documented so it can be confirmed by someone else at a later date (if necessary). All graphics