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English has always been my favorite subject in school because a person can learn a lot through writing and can express themselves in many ways. Through taking this class I have realized that there are certain things most high school students think they know about English but in all reality there is a lot more to writing then just expressing yourself. I have personally learned how to write a summary and response paper, rhetorical analysis paper, synthesis paper, peer reviews and I have also learned how important your audience is during the writing process.

Before embarking of the journey of college classes I thought that I had everything in writing figured out. This class has opened my eyes to other writing process and styles as well as to new ideas. Writing a summary and response over our textbook reading was very new to me. I have had to do book reports before and write papers about my personal opinions but never knew how to take a reading and read. Through the process of summary and response I have learned that being able to critically analyze and respond is helpful for studying ...


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