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As several of my colleagues commented, the result is good enough that it could pass for an essay written by a first-year undergraduate, and even get a pretty decent grade.
GPT-3 also raises concerns about the future of essay writing in the education system.
This little essay helps focus on self-knowledge in what you’re best at, and how you should prioritize your time.Book recommendations from Fortune’s 40 under 40 in health|Rachel King|September 9, 2020|Fortune
As Steven Feldstein argues in the opening essay, technonationalism plays a part in the strengthening of other autocracies too.
He’s written a collection of essays on civil engineering life titled Bridginess, and to this day he and Lauren go on “bridge dates,” where they enjoy a meal and admire the view of a nearby span.
Someone recently sent me an old Joan Didion essay on self-respect that appeared in Vogue.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In “Barry,” an essay in Not That Kind of Girl, Dunham describes being sexually assaulted.
Nolte could not locate a “Barry” that fit the details listed in Dunham's essay.
Her own muddled feelings of confusion, shame, and fear are what make the essay great and what make the essay her story.
The book really came to be because that essay finally came to be.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He then acknowledged that the notion of "a methodical regularity" in the Essay on Criticism was a "groundless opinion."The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2 (of 10)|Alexander Pope
The Royal Academy of Berlin, offered in 1818, a prize of 3300 francs, for an essay on this topic.
But he has some defects; in his Essay on the Human Understanding he is often too figurative for the subject.
The subject of the lunar librations was treated by Lagrange with great originality in an essay crowned by the Paris Lagrange.
It is the same with other revealed truths, and to prove that it is so is the principal object of this essay.