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Please use the following guides to help with your essay planning and structure:
Quick Guide to Academic Writing
Essay Structure Diagram
Understand the Essay Question
Guide to Signposting
Essay Writing Main Body
Writing Successful Paragraphs
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I don't understand my essay title, what can I do?
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Is there anything wrong with quoting an author directly?
I've been told that my essay lacks structure, how can I address this?
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What do I need to write in an introduction?
What is critical writing?
What should be included in a conclusion?