Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
SAT Essay, Part 8: The Conclusion
At the end of a tiring trip, it’s a nice feeling to finally pull into your own driveway and put the car in park. That’s how good essays should come to an end also — with a graceful and satisfying sense of closure. An essay without a conclusion is like slamming on the brakes a block from home.Read More
SAT Essay Prep, Part 7: Three Tips for Transitions
A solid essay is organized – built solidly brick by brick. If you follow the outline and the organizing guidelines we’ve discussed in previous posts, you have taken an essential step toward a high-scoring essay.Read More
SAT Essay, Part 2: Six Time Management Tips
Success on the SAT essay depends upon using time efficiently. You might be capable of writing a prize-winning essay, but …Read More