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MY FAVOURITE ARTIST DIAMOND PLATNUMZ

By Anne Njeri He lives up to his name. A bright, transparent, and precious stone, a diamond is a symbol of brilliance, light, riches, and intellectual knowledge. Born in 1989, Nasibu Abdul Juma is considered influential among his fans and is said to be the most loved and decorated artiste

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GRE Argumentative Essay

GRE ARGUMENT ESSAY QUESTION AND SAMPLE ANSWER

Assignment:  Write a 4-5 page argumentative paper on the following topic Should Colleges Offer Safe Spaces for Students? from The Bedford Reader.  Use the following articles from The Bedford Reader to support your thesis and claims:  “Weary Oracle” by Dawn Lundy Martin, “Blanket Security” by Thomas Chatterton Williams, and “What Happened to Free Speech on College

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Book review

CHILDREN POETRY BY JOSEPH THIONG’O

This book uses simple poems to help the learner to improve their written and spoken language. In addition, to their reading and listening skills. The poems employ a variety of common rhythms and grammatical structures that can help the learner master written and spoken English. Moreover, the book will prove

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Book review

Celebrating the works of Amos Tutuola

This collection of poetry celebrates the writing style of the late Nigerian writer Amos Tutuola. I read Amos Tutuola’s novel Palm Wine Drinkard when I was in class 5. I not only enjoyed the story but I remember I could not keep the book down. I had my mom call

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GMAT Analytical Writing

GMAT Analytical Writing Essay Guide

BY JOSEPH THIONG’O INTRODUCTION The GMAT Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) takes 30-minutes. One is provided with a writing task, which involves analysis of an argument. The GMAT AWA measures one’s competence to think critically, communicate ideas, and formulate applicable and positive critique of an issue. it is always a computer

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GRE Argumentative Essay

COMMON MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHILE REASONING

You may agree with me that it would not be convincing to arrive at facts this way. Example: Okonkwo is a man, Okonkwo beats his wives, for this reason, Okonkwo is a bad man. Therefore, all men are bad people. When writing the conclusion should be seen to result from

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Academic Writing

Human Rights Implications of the Covid-19 Pandemic in Kenya

Paper by Prof Patricia Kameri Mbote and Dan Allan Kipkoech I.        Introduction COVID-19 was first identified in Wuhan, China in December 2019  and by March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared it a pandemic. WHO called on governments to act immediately to combat  the spread  of the virus citing

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