You can use these tips for letter and email writing as well as for essay writing.
I want to tell you about a student I’ve been working with in the past weeks, because we did some interesting stuff that I think you might learn from as well.
This student came to me because he needed to improve his writing. He wasn’t getting high grades for his essays; he needs to do his matriculation exam when he’s 18 and he wants to do it at the highest level.
Okay, no problem. First I asked him to write an essay. The assignment, that we copied from a school website, was like this:
Your school newspaper has asked you to write about a day that you will never forget. Describe this day and what made it so special.
Twenty minutes later, the student laid down his pen. We went over what he had…
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