A man in casual business attire is writing a paper. (Pic: XiXinXing/XiXinXing/Getty Pictures) A financial analysis paper details a company’s financial health. While the company’s history, financial statements and stock spectacle can all summarize different aspects of its financial spectacle, the financial analysis paper incorporates all of these details and more into a comprehensive and […]

Abilities practiced: note-taking, paraphrasing (using your own words and sentence structure), condensingExamples of acceptable paraphrases and unacceptable paraphrases (= plagiarism). Plagiarism: What It is and How to Recognize and Avoid It Before writing the summary: For a text, read, mark, and annotate the original. (For a lecture, work with the notes you took.) highlight the […]

The use of tenses in a language as versatile as English can be rather confusing. The situation gets even more muddled when you have to determine which tense to use while writing a scientific research paper. In scientific writing, tense usage depends upon the section of the paper being written. Different sections of the IMRaD […]

But the fact that this skill isn’t inborn, nor is it in any way trained in most likely most undergraduate programmes (I include Honours in that list), means that most supervisors must bleed strongly on those very first drafts introduced to them by their students. Bleeding is painful for both the supervisor and student who […]

Even if you are not planning to publish a scientific paper, you may be asked to write in this format for a college course or other program. Because scientific papers are written in a specific format, it is both effortless and necessary to learn how to write them well. Following the style guide and knowing […]

By Jack Milgram Last updated on: March 7, 2017 You have heard about reflective essays. However, reflexive essays you face for the very first time. By the way, if you have practice in completing reflective essays, preparing a reflexive essay will not be a problem for you. These assignments are very similar. Anyway, you want […]