Difficulty level: Semi Hard
Listen to the following excerpt from a recording of a university professor who is speaking about the importance of learning to write well. Fill the gaps to complete the summary below:
Teaching people to write is extremely _____ _____. Marking a good essay is easy, but in a bad essay, the words are wrong, the phrases are wrong, the sentences are wrong, the sentence _____ is wrong, the paragraphs aren’t _____, and the whole thing _____ no sense. Students should learn to write well because there is no _____ between writing and thinking. Thinking makes you _____ effectively in the world and win the battles you _____.
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