I need help with a English question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.

Writing Sample

The purpose of this writing sample is to see where you are as a writer. That way together, we can focus on your strengths as a writer, as well as areas that you might want to improve.

Parameters of this writing sample:

This writing experience should be limited to 90 minutes. It is important to set a timer when you begin, and limit yourself to 90-minutes. Also, please DO NOT ask for help or search the internet for help with your writing, as it obviously defeats the purpose of this exercise.

Writing tips:

Please write a well-developed composition in response to the question below. Communicate as clearly as you can. Your paper will be evaluated on both the quality of its content and the type and frequency of grammatical errors. It should include the following:

  • Main idea statement/Thesis Statement
  • Two to three major details in support of the main idea
  • Specific minor details in support of each major detail
  • Conclusion
  • Your paper should also be characterized by the following:

  • Clear organization
  • Correct grammar and spelling
  • Appropriate word choice
  • If you are not sure of any of the above directions, that’s okay. This semester we can work on any areas of improvement together.

    Writing prompt:

    Many people have too many daily responsibilities, and not enough time to manage them properly. There are numerous example of how daily stress can negatively impact a person’s health. What are some ways that people can reduce the stress in their lives to improve their health?