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Contractions in College Essays?

canonindcanonind Posts: 25Registered User New Member
edited October 2008 in College Essays
So as the title says.

usually teachers abhor the use of contraction (it's, I'll, I'd, that's, etc.) in essays.

Does this also apply to college essays?

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Replies to: Contractions in College Essays?

  • QuicksandslowlyQuicksandslowly Posts: 1,514Registered User Senior Member
    It depends on the tone and style of your essay; if your trying to be serious then don't use contractions; if your trying to be laid back then it's your choice.
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