contractions?

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michiganlady222
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contractions?

Postby michiganlady222 » Fri Aug 23, 2013 3:27 pm

is it ok to use contractions in your personal statement?

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Davidbentley
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Re: contractions?

Postby Davidbentley » Mon Aug 26, 2013 4:58 pm

Depends on the context and what you are trying to convey with that literary device. The better question is why do you feel compelled to use them? It's like wearing a beard to a job interview: it may not hurt, but it almost certainly will not help.




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