Academic-writing.docx - Academic Writing Academic writing main aim is to inform rather than to entertain It is usually written in the standard form of

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Academic Writing Academic writing main aim is to inform rather than to entertain. It is usually written in the standard form of the English language. Academic writing has ten main features often discussed. Academic writing uses language accurately and precisely, and it is well planned and organized. The features of academic writing explained below Complexity Academic writing is complex because it is in writing form. Written language has a more varied vocabulary, is lexically denser, and has longer words. It uses less verb-based phrases and more noun-based phrases. Written languages have complexities that are more grammatical and are shorter. Formality Academic writing is somewhat formal. Generally, it means in essay writing, you should avoid informal expressions and words. Precision Facts and figures of academic writing are presented with precision. Objectivity Written language is generally objective than personal. Therefore, it has fewer words referring to the reader or the writer. This simply means the emphasis of the writing is to give information on
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