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Many students now take after-school jobs that involve working long hours. Some administrators argue that these jobs are tiring for students and make it difficult for them to complete their schoolwork. Others say that paying jobs are good experience for the future.
Write an essay arguing your point of view about whether or not after-school jobs are beneficial for students. Use specific examples and reasons to support your position.
Everyone has certain skills in which they excel. What is one area in which you excel? Write an essay describing your success and how you achieved it. Be complete and specific in describing how you achieved this success.
Socrates, the famous philosopher in ancient Greek had a saying, “The only thing I know is I do not know anything.” I really love this sentence and take it as my motto. I found my existence is surely very humble in the world because of these words. In this case, I have never thought of me having a spectacular skill or something else. There are definitely many other people stronger than me. And there’s no need for me to be proud of my skills in this situation.
I had been learning German before I graduated from junior high. It was a very special ability to have in Taiwan, because people barely use this language to communicate with each other. At that period, I was once able to be a translator when my family traveled to Europe, and most foreigners were absolutely surprised and shocked to hear a child speak their language like a native speaker. I could even read or write without any problems, just like a German-born-Chinese. However, I have stopped to use this language as I entered senior high. Because of the pressure to advance a higher school, I had no choice but to give up. Fortunately, I didn’t stop learning another tongue, English. I have been learning this International communication tool since I was only three years old. I spent three hours everyday to negotiate with foreign teachers, which established my listening, speaking, reading and writing to be just like a foreign child. I also learned grammar in conversations, phonics, Geography, History and literature, it became really helpful afterward. I could just spend little time memorizing vocabularies and get high scores in school exams. The only thing bothering me is that I often couldn’t understand what the teacher is teaching when he uses Mandarin to explain English grammar. The rules have already settled in my brain and could hardly be forgotten. Though I always have had confidence within my language usage and ability, I still can’t satisfy myself easily. After all I am always a Chinese. English would never become my mother tongue. I could only work harder and harder to be like a native speaker. That is the reason why I kept studying this tongue.
Peter Pan is the story of a boy who doesn't want to grow up. If you could pick any age to be forever, which age would it be? You can pick an age you have not yet been. Why would you pick that age? Be sure to use examples and details when writing your essay explaining which age you would choose to be and why.
There is one thing that every creature in this world is doing together: getting older. The influence of time can’t be taken away by anything known so far. However, humans have been trying to find the execs to challenge their doomed fate of continuously aging for the effect it brings upon us. It makes us weak and leaves us its dreadful mark. That is the reason why human wants stay young.
As for me, I don’t want to be weak and ugly either. If I could pick any age to be forever, I would pick 20. At the age of 20, it is generally accepted that you are a grown-up, an adult, capable of doing anything that the law allows you to do. For instance, owning a car or a house, drink or get married. Still, people consider 20 a young age. Therefore, if I were able to stay 20, I would be both young and independent. I would be in good physical condition since my evolvement is nearly complete. In my opinion, being 20 years old is being great status.