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Tayler Creech
discussion 4/26
Sun Apr 28, 2013 5:00pm
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My experience in english 1200 has been better than my past english classes. In my previous classes, we never went that in depth about the short stories that we read in class.
My last english class at ECU was not very benificial. We did not read stories and go over them. We never had to do short essays on what we read the night before.
This class has also expanded my imagination since I have had to write about topics I have never written about in previous english classes, or any class for that matter. I have also enjoyed the writing assingments for the three big papers.
They are pretty easy to write about, although the research is difficult. I think the most beneficial thing about taking this class was writing the annotated bibliography. I never knew how to propperly cite a paper until this class.
I also think the in class essays are benificial because I have never really had to think of an entire essay in that short amount of time. After the first essay (I didn't do too hot) I had to reread the stories assigned to make sure I understood the purpose.
In previous english classes I was never challenged quite like I was in this one. I like how there are a variety things I have learned. In other classes I have only had to write papers or read novels. I enjoy reading the short stories, not only because they are amusing
but also because they have meaning behind them. I am glad I took this class and I know it has helped me on my writing and reading comprehension skills very much.

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