Maybe you’ve heard the saying about essay structure: “Say what you want to say, then say it, then say what you said.” Although this can feel redundant from the writer’s perspective, the absence of a clear introduction and conclusion will make your essay feel incomplete, and your reader will feel unsatisfied when s/he puts it down. Of course, you don’t want to repeat the exact same phrase or sentence three times, and you don’t want to sacrifice the grammaticality of your essay just to create variety. In subsequent posts, I’ll talk more about the mechanics of graceful restatement and how you can make your point and leave your reader feeling satisfied.
This type of essay is created on the basis of an interview conducted by the author of the paper. Therefore it is vital to understand how to conduct an interview and what questions are crucial for a good interview essay. This essay type has the aim of revealing the personality of the interviewed person to the reader and this is the reason the questions should be concentrated on the person’s main life positions, opinions, interests and preferred activities. All the questions revealed in an interview essay and therefore in the interview must be very precise to avoid incorrect personality portrait.
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