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Outlawing these 11 phrases will improve student essays


If you’ve ever spent any time with a stack of student essays, you’ve seen more than one beginning with sentences like, “Since the beginning of time,” or “In society today…”

Where students pick up these phrases I’ll never know, but one thing I do know is that they should be avoided. Below you’ll find an infographic of 11 other essay phrases your students should avoid.

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This was Awesome! I made copies for my colleagues also. 
Posted @ Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:15 AM by Teresa
Glad you found it helpful, Teresa!
Posted @ Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:24 AM by The MAT Team
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