Writing styles

Types of Academic Writing – The University of Sydney

The four main types of academic writing are descriptive, analytical, persuasive, and critical. Each of these types of writing has specific linguistic characteristics and purposes. In many academic texts, you will need to use more than one type. For example, in an empirical thesis: you will use critical writing in literature review to show where […]

Writing materials

International Literacy Day: YEDIS Distributes Writing Materials to Osun Schools

The Youths Enterprise Development and Innovation Society (YEDIS), a non-governmental organization (NGO), has tasked young people to avoid brutality, hooliganism and other immoral attitudes that can damage their image in a given society. Speaking at a program called “International Literacy Day 2021” in Ikirun, Osun State, the organization’s general manager, Chief Rafiu Akinpelu Olaore, advised […]

Writing design

Hudson School Board investigates after writing quick saga

The book used by high school students suggests offensive writing prompts such as sex, alcohol, etc. HUDSON, Ohio – *Editor’s note: The video in the player above is from a previous report. Hudson school board members say they won’t quit, but are investigating after the mayor asked the entire board to resign over a book. […]

Writing design

school board must resign for writing about sex

The mayor of Hudson is asking all five school board members to resign or face possible criminal charges over high school course material he said a judge called “child pornography.” Mayor Craig Shubert made the statement at Monday night’s school board meeting after several parents complained about the content of some writing prompts contained in […]

Writing styles

Five keys to writing a reproducible laboratory protocol

Artwork by The Project Twins Every lab scientist has a horror story. The five-minute step they didn’t know they needed, which ended up costing them five months – or five years. Maybe he swirled the plate around as the overcrowded cells were distributed among the culture dishes. Or perhaps the published protocol said to wash […]