Essay Graduation Speech - Original Writing

Essay Graduation Speech - Original Writing

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At the beginning of this course I set a goal. I have never been really good at English and I had not taken any English course in two years. I consider this facts set my goal to get a B in this course. It has been a semester already and this course is ends. Looking back at the entire semester, I realize I was too naïve. I failed to achieve the grade I wanted in this class.
I failed to achieve the grade I wanted for this class because MLA formatting was too complicated. On the very first day of this course was the first I ever heard of MLA formatting. I would later have to use MLA formatting to write every single essay, summary and draft. It was complicated because I had no previous knowledge of it from high school. In high school, no format was specified for writing an essay, all I had to do when given an essay question was write two or three pages to answer the question. I had to look through the MLA formatting requirements every time I started a new essay. I would have to adjust the line space, the font and add page numbers every time. The most difficult was the citation. I could n...

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