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Should attending classes be optional

Some people believe that university students should have the option to attend classes. However, I totally do not agree with this idea. I feel this way for two reasons, which I will explore in the following essay. First and foremost, attending every class enables students to have a deeper understanding of a subject. It is […]

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Playing computer games

Nowadays in Japan, where I live, many people believe that playing computer games has tangible benefits, and that children should not be prevented from using them. However, for the following reasons, it is my firm belief that we should impose restrictions on the availability and use of video games because the time spent on them […]

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Sports or libraries

Some people think that university should invest the same amount of money to its students’ sports activities as they offer to their university libraries. However, I strongly do not agree with this idea. I feel this way for two main reasons, which I will explore in the following essay. First and foremost, university obtains nothing […]

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Let them work

Some people think that teenage students should not have the jobs while they are students. However, I strongly believe that the teenagers should get job experience during they are students. In order to describe why I insist that, I would like to use the following reasons. First of all, the experience brought by the part-time […]

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University tutors

Before freshemen step into the campus of a university, there might be a provision in their mind, an imagination of what the university should be like derived from the indirect information sources such as newspapers, televisions and their high school teachers. However, the picture they depict usually fails to match the reality in university. In […]

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Words of encouragement

Different languages have different kinds of expressions to encourage people. However, “never, never give up” would be one of the most common and popular expressions across various cultures and languages. I am also familiar with the expression in my first language Japanese. From my personal experiences, I would disagree with the statement for two reasons, […]

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Teachers’ salary

Some people think teachers should be paid more when their students learn well while others think teachers should be paid based on stable salary system. If asked, both sides would provide logical reasons to support their stances. Personally, I disagree with the statement that teachers should be paid according to how much their students learn. […]

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Teaching each other

Some people think that the parents will influence their child more than classmates of their child for success in school. But I strongly believe that child will be influenced by their classmates for following reasons. First of all, children will spend more time with their classmates than the parents of the child. It means that […]

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Study abroad

In this globalized world, students can choose the school even in other country. Although the reasons greatly differ from person to person, I would like to make my argument from two perspectives: the demand for a person who speaks two more languages and broadened perspective which gung-ho is coming to have. First and primary reason […]