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The Guide to Successful Personal Statement Essay

Describes essential steps in the writing and composing of two most popular types of the essays- Process essay and personal statement essay.
Personal statement essay is one of the most important types of the writing assignments. There several types of personal essays; the most important of which are the general comprehensive essay (in this type of the essay one might write on any topic and this essay is usually submitted during application process in medical and law schools) and personal application statement essay that addresses some particular topic. For instance, the applicants can be asked to elaborate on some particular topic or answer some particular question. Try to avoid emphasize on your academic records, the application committee already has enough information on this matter. One should concentrate on the achievements in cultural life, music or sport.

Sometimes, there are several similar questions in different application forms; in spite of fact that they may look similar they nevertheless are being asked by different universities and thus the same answer should not be sent to all of them. Instead you should answer each one of them separately and try to understand in which way the questionnaire composed by on university differs from another. And finally try to be as much original as possible; avoid some simple and standard phrases remember your application essay should impress application committee with its ingenuity and originality. Whereas original and creative style should be applied in the writing of personal statement essay more straightforward, scientific style must be sued in the composition of the process essay ( It is one of the most popular assignments in the Universities.

In this essay one should describe how to do some something or one can focus on the describing how something was done. In this essay one should concentrate on some subject or process (you may describe how to cook turkey or how to repair a refrigerator). In describing of this process one must write it on the basis of the importance of this process, the ways and methods by which this process can be accomplished and most important steps of this process and the reasons why these steps are vital for the completion of the process. One should bear in mind that professionalism, experience and knowledge of your audience is of high importance in the writing of this type of paper. In describing of the steps taken you must understand what knowledge your reader possesses, whether he knows much about the subject in question or you juts tech him how to do some things. Your style depends on answer to the above mentioned questions, which certainly should be more or less scientific and imbedded with different transition words (the words that can combine clauses in order to create more complex sentences. These words include the following: since, when while, if, unless and although).