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Perfect Phrases for College Application Essays (Perfect Phrases)

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Perfect Phrases to make an application essay stand out from the crowd

Perfect Phrases for College Application Essays has the tools to communicate exactly what you want to say, with the style and panache that display your individual intelligence and creativity to the application board. This vital resource gives you all the phrases you need to get things done, exactly the way you want it done, right at your fingertips!

About the Author

Sheila Bender has provided teacher training in WA, AZ, and CA. In 2002, she developed and launched www.writingitreal.com as a vehicle to help others foster their best writing.

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

About the Author

Part One: Building a Foundation for Writing Your Essay

Chapter 1. Writing the College Application Essay Is a Daunting Task: What to Do About It

Chapter 2. A Look at the Application Essay Questions

Part Two: Perfect Phrases for Developing and Writing College Application Essays

Chapter 3. Perfect Phrases for Inventorying Experiences That Highlight Your Attributes and Attitudes

Chapter 4. Perfect Phrases for Significant Experience or Ethical Dilemma Essays

Chapter 5. Personal, Local, National, or International Concerns

Chapter 6. Writing about a Person or Creative Work That Has Influenced You

Chapter 7. Writing for the Diversity Questions

Chapter 8. Writing on the Topic of Your Choice

Chapter 9. A Quick Look at The Common Application Short Answer Question

Chapter 10. Answering Non-Common Application Essay Questions and Supplemental Short Answer Questions

Part Three: Tricks of the Trade for Polished Essays

Chapter 11. On Writing Strong Beginnings, Middles, and Endings

Chapter 12. Additional Editing and Formatting Tips

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071546034
Author:
Bender, Sheila
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
Universities and colleges
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
College, Application Essays, Essay, Admission, Admissions
Subject:
College applications
Subject:
United states
Subject:
College applications -- United States.
Subject:
Reference-College Guides
Copyright:
Series:
Perfect Phrases Series
Publication Date:
February 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
8.00x5.62x.67 in. .58 lbs.

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