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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.
I think a certain kind of compelling essay has a piece of that.
The current attack on the Jews,” he wrote in a 1937 essay, “targets not just this people of 15 million but mankind as such.
The impulse to interpret seems to me what makes personal essay writing compelling.
To be honest, I think a lot of good essay writing comes out of that.
Someone recently sent me an old Joan Didion essay on self-respect that appeared in Vogue.
There is more of the uplifted forefinger and the reiterated point than I should have allowed myself in an essay.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
Consequently he was able to turn in a clear essay upon the subject, which, upon examination, the king found to be free from error.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
It is no part of the present essay to attempt to detail the particulars of a code of social legislation.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
But angels and ministers of grace defend us from ministers of religion who essay art criticism!The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
It is fit that the imagination, which is free to go through all things, should essay such excursions.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler