Titanic, however, is no soulless junket into techno-glop wizardry but rather a complex and radiant tale that essays both mankind's destructive arrogance and its noble endurance.
—thr staff, The Hollywood Reporter, "'Titanic': THR's 1997 Review,"19 Dec. 2017
That combination is perfectly suited to his Christmas Tree-O project, which sanguinely essays holiday themes—both classic and schmaltzy—with gusto and ardor.
—peter margasak, Chicago Reader, "Drummer Matt Wilson’s Christmas Tree-O deftly walks the line between sincerity and kitsch with its stroll through holiday hits,"8 Dec. 2017
Daria channeled her struggle into a college admissions essay that talks about losing herself in literature to cope with moving from hotel room to hotel room after Sandy.
—megan friedman, Seventeen, "This Incredible Girl Bounced Back From a Hurricane to Get Into 7 Ivy League Schools,"20 Apr. 2015
Both Lively and Bilson opted for youthful, dressy shorts, while Chung essayed the season's maxi hemline.
—veronique hyland, Harper's BAZAAR, "Chanel Cruise 2012: Karl's Seaside Crossing,"9 May 2011
Macmillan doesn’t make W the easiest person to live with, and Brooke essays a lovably irritating presence.
—marcus crowder, sacbee.com, "Theater review: Breathe in the post-modern air of ‘Lungs’,"24 May 2017
Azais, who scored a Cesar award for his performance in 2014’s Love at First Fight (Les Combattants), here essays a coming-of-age transformation that essentially attempts to reunite Vincent with his mother.
—justin lowe, The Hollywood Reporter, "‘A Taste of Ink’ (‘Compte tes blessures’): Film Review | COLCOA 2017,"16 May 2017
Arthur Nikisch essayed one with the Leipzig Gewandhaus in 1919.
—david allen, New York Times, "A Long Party of Concerts to Celebrate Anton Bruckner,"13 Jan. 2017
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—ew staff, EW.com, "The Walking Dead,"29 June 2017
The application process included a short essay and a formalinterview at the LawSociety. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is an essay about wasted lives. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The essays range from short to very short. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Pleaseread or review the essay before you read the commentary below.Bachmann, Susan (editor) & Barth, Melinda Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)Successiveepisodes and aspects of this tale are the subject of six essays. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)She does exceptionally well in her teaching practice but she has a blindspot in essay writing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Four essays sustain the literary focus in the collection. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)The serieswill also include essays on currentaffairs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Would you relish having your student essays dug up and dragged into the light? Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was like being at school and getting your essay torn to pieces by the teacher. The Sun (2006)Often these editionscome with long and informativeintroductory essays and extended commentaries.Marius, Richard A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)Was she surprised by the reaction to her first essay? Times, Sunday Times (2011)How well did it forecast what the essay was about?Goshgarian, Gary Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)Many of the paragraphs in this essay are short.Goshgarian, Gary Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)Stay on the subject throughout your essay so that your argument is not submerged in meaninglessdetail.Marius, Richard A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)She also neatly essays a couple of subsidiarymaleroles. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is said that students need to be reminded to go to lectures and write essays. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The first of the essays did not once mentioneconomicimperialism.Ramirez-Faria, Carlos The Origins of Economic Inequality between Nations: A critique of Western theories on development and underdevelopment (1990)Few memoirs can have been written in conditions of such physicalconstraint as these short autobiographical essays. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Try outlininganswers to the practice questions to improve your skills and as a study review of the essays that you have read.Bachmann, Susan (editor) & Barth, Melinda Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)This is not a great essay in historical writing, but a readable and sensible one. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And they want essays about the Iraq war removed from the curriculum. The Sun (2008)Some books are collections of essays, and you maywish to cite only one essay in the group.Marius, Richard A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)In one essay, he turns his fire on the primconsensus that political partisanship is a bad thing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As a result Essays remains one of the few academicjournalsdevoted to literary criticism and accessible to the intelligententhusiast. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Jonahsees this; but in vain he tries to look all ease and confidence; in vain essays his wretchedsmile.Herman Melville Moby Dick (1901)
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