Carol Dweck researches “growth mindset” — the idea that we can grow our brain’s capacity to learn and to solve problems. In this talk, she describes two ways to think about a problem that’s slightly too hard for you to solve. 16 more words
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Writing a great English essay can be tough because literature doesn’t always reveal its deeper meanings immediately. You might not know Mr. Darcy’s true feelings for Elizabeth Bennett in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice or grasp the complex moral universe of Toni Morrison’s Beloved at first reading. 24 more words
Does being female affect a person’s language, or is it merely the attitude towards feminine that make us think there is a difference?
In preparing for this topic candidates should study how gender is represented and reproduced in the everyday texts that surround us, for example in advertising, fiction and non-fiction texts etc. 110 more words
This post has a title that is possible a tad bit too grandiose for what the content of the post is, but nonetheless summarises it well enough. 1,245 more words
Here is my guidance on drawing graphs and tables. It’s pretty self explanatory.