English Is Always Been My Weakness Essay

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English has always been my weakness. Since I was a young trainee learning the basics of grammar and vocabulary I have struggled in English. However, english is one of the major courses you have to take over the period of schooling therefore I tried to become a finer student. Despite my attempts I didn’t see much improvement until I came into English 103. Before the course I never grasped the concepts of what a thesis statement was or when commas needed to be inserted. Although this period has gave me several skills that will enhance my academics within my major academic discipline, in areas such as mla format, introductory paragraphs and concluding paragraphs I have seen improvement. When I first entered the course I was quite curious on how challenging of a class it would be for me. I have always favored reading responses and personal narratives opposed to essays yet I realized this would have to change. Mainly due to the fact of how many essays will have to be written in the class, the effect these essays have on your grades and that the days of one page essays in high school are over. When the class first began my mla formatting was incorrect due to the fact that I placed my name, teacher, class and date on the left side of the page instead of the right without double spacing the format accordingly. When I look back at my writing and read sentences such as, “In Richard Rodriguez “Scholarship Boy” the audience notices several tensions throughout his experiences; and…

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