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Guide to Writing a Basic Essay

If you are fearful of writing or have an essay due tomorrow but have no idea what to do, these websites will give you an idea of what is entailed in writing a basic essay.

Guide to writing a basic essay
By Kathy Livingston

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By actden (Digital Education Network)

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By University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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