Essay Writing Hacks

I can ask how to write an excellent essay so often and I really feel like writing an essay can be really stressful for a lot of students so I really wanted to make this video and share my top tips of how to write an awesome essay feel confident and to tackle essay writing stress because essay writing is sort of compulsory most of our lives when we’re in school so I really felt like this was an important topic to address and when it comes to school and uni essay writing is probably the most common assignment that we’re given so it’s really important that we get a hang of it early on and feel really confident in our abilities to write an awesome essay.

Okay now it’s time for some essay writing hacks so number one I really recommend it you guys take some time out to research your topic there is no point even beginning to write your plan or writing your essay if you don’t fully understand the topic and it’s really important that you do spend even a couple of days researching it because you want to utilize a number of different resources and researching the topic does take a bit of time so give yourself enough time to fully understand the topic and even consider asking your teachers or lecturers if they recommend any additional resources for you to use they might be able to give you some really helpful resources or there might also be compulsory resources that you need to reference in your essay as well.

Now that you’ve researched your topic in depth it’s time to begin the essay plan because writing an essay plan is honestly like half of the work your essay plan is the backbone of your essay it’s going to help you to write an excellent essay it’s going to help you form like all of your points make sure ideas flow logically that they’re to the point that everything is really relevant so it’s really important you take your time here and not just rush through it and write down a couple of different flow I’m a scrunched-up piece of hope that you found in your trash can now before you even put pen to paper and begin writing an essay plan mode I will stress.

This it’s really important that you read the question very very carefully because your question will often contain different task words or key words that will help decide on the way that you actually approach addressing the essay question so there might be different words such as explain discuss compare contrast all of these task words need to be addressed differently and this is going to be something that your teacher or lecturer looks at very carefully when it comes time to marking your essay and making sure that the question was appropriately addressed now for example if your essay question asks you to compare it’s really important to look at different similarities and differences for different concepts ideas and events or if it asks you to discuss or outline.