HOW THIS IS DONE?
You introduce the topic in the first paragraph, in the second paragraph you describe you are going to write , from the third you take one by one arguments, ideas, dreams and facts as the need be in a logical sequence. Finally, you conclude by summing all the points and giving your opinion.You can definitely write an effective essay because you are already in to it. It simply requires your urge and will to write. We will simply tell you how to proceed in the right direction. You are young, energetic, you have the original ideas and you can fly on the wings of your wild imaginations. So why this pondering? Take an exercise book especially for your and only for your essays.
WHAT WE WILL DO?
See, what you have written? To correct it. To get you some material, to get you some information, some recent data, some of the points you might be missing, some steps you may feel difficult in taking. We simply provide you a helping hand.
Essay means practice. Everybody has practices to write essays; be it Fowler, David Nesfield or McMillan. You write your essays in the same exercise book. You always write the date and time when you are writing the essay. Don`t care for the language; you go on writing, language will take its own care. If something is left out, we are there to lift you out.
A SELF INITIATIVE
Write on anything which has been given on the middle editorial page of `HINDU`. Don’t copy it. Simply read that portion of the paper. Keep it aside. Write 1000 words, if not going 100 words, 200 words. You feel you are stuck up, you are not getting stated or simply you are not able to start it. Leave it. Start afresh. Next time.
HOW TO BEGIN?
First read the instructions UPSC has announced regarding the Essay Paper. They say `Examiner will pay special attention to the candidates
Grasp of the material.
It`s relevance to the subject chosen.
His/hers ability to think constructively and to present his/her ideas concisely, logically and effectively
This means you don’t write anything which is not directly related to the topic. Logically, indicates the arguments or ideas should be related to each otherand output ideas should come after cause ideas. Effective writing means you write in a positive way You present your ideas in cogent way.