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Is it bad not to meet the character limit in essays?

A08842A08842 Registered User Posts: 2,554 Senior Member
Some of my essays are a lot shorter than the character limit they give. For example, one of my essays is 1200 characters when the limit is 3000. Should I try to meet the limit, or does it not matter?

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