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GPT-3 also raises concerns about the future of essay writing in the education system.
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.
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