How to Structure An Academic Essay or Assignment

Most of the university assignments that are given to students are aimed at improving their language and writing skills. It is definitely worth taking advantage of this opportunity to be great at writing because this exercise prepares you well for your exams.

For this, you need to make a detailed plan in your mind of how should you go about it. Doing a little research on the topic is of great help so that you know exactly what to write. In fact, you need to structure the essay well because the structure is the key to making a reader hooked on to the content presented by you.

A well-structured essay makes the essay look concise and easy to read.
Let’s now discuss how the structure should be like to make it interesting for the reader. What should the introduction, main body and conclusion be like?


• The essay should always begin with a proper introduction. It could be with a sentence or phrase or a question that makes the reader want to know more.

• However, it should always be borne in mind that the introduction doesn’t say too much. It should clear and concise, say about 5-6 sentences to introduce the reader to the topic.

• It should very briefly discuss what points you will raise in the entire essay

• Moreover, open-ended and unbiased comments must be avoided.

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