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English Reflection: My Struggle With My English Class

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Over the years I have struggled with my English classes, but never give up. It has been a little over four years since I have attended school, it seems I have forgotten a lot I had learned in the past. During these past eight weeks in this English class I will admit I have spent countless hours writing, thinking, planning, dreading, and of course learning. Sometimes I felt like quitting and I could no longer go on but I continued to try my best complete each assignment, even when I was lost and the instructions were not clear enough for me to understand. As a student, mother and wife I will not give up but only continue to learn as I make this journey through writing.

Throughout my experience in English 103 I have spent most
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