firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

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firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:21 pm

thanks.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:24 pm

Anonymous User wrote:thanks.


Yes.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:25 pm

Curious about this also.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby CanadianWolf » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:26 pm

Depends upon how the request is worded.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby Ludo! » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:26 pm

In my experience it's fine. Under is OK, over is not.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby lolwat » Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:39 pm

10pg writing sample usually means max 10pg, though you don't really want to go lower than like 5 pages or anything either since then the sample is unlikely to contain anything indicating your writing ability.

but depends how it's worded, as someone above said.

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Re: firm asks for 10-page writing sample - 7 pages ok?

Postby UVA Cavalier » Tue Jul 24, 2012 5:49 pm

10 pages definitely means 10 page max. 7 pages is just fine!




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