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Should I Stay Within Word Count Limit on Short Essays

bb10128bb10128 11 replies4 threads Junior Member
Some colleges ask for a few short essays (e.g. 250 words). My child feels he can write a real good essay if he can have a full page to build up the story and deliver the emotional punch. Cutting down to stay within the word count limit will make the piece rather dry.

Thanks for your advice.
edited September 22
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