Reflection Paper

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Writing is one of the things I considered as daunting. I have always loved reading, analyzing literature and engaging with author’s thoughts and emotions. But I was never good at putting it on a paper. By taking this class, I have learned to appreciate the beauty of not only writing but also improving it. Throughout the coursework, we were given tasks of writing essays on intriguing pieces of work and a research paper. I have greatly sharpened my critical analysis skills and rather than focusing on proposed meanings or biographical background. During this semester, I have learned various kinds of writing techniques, different MLA formatting styles, and ways to search for and properly use different sources. With the help of discussion forums and writing the different types of papers I was able to learn those skills. Although I have learned variety of things my skills when it comes for writing still needs improvement. Skills such as proper grammar and MLA…show more content…
There is always a chance for improving something we are not good at. Just because we would receive bad grades and negative feedbacks sometime does not mean that we would never receive good grades or appreciative compliments other times. It is important that we keep on learning and also improve our skills. Writing effectively is not something that people are good at from the very beginning, but it will gradually develop with every paper. The course has helped me start to become a better writer. I am not a perfect writer but, with writing, I have improved my abilities and developed new skills. I have learned here how to think for myself, write and express myself, and find the answers to the questions that I don 't know. Most importantly I have realized the importance of language and literature. I have a new respect for authors, literary artists and readers. My opinion on writing has transformed
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