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  1. 328 Official GRE Essay Topics to Practice With

    GRE Essay Topics Pool: How It Works ETS has publicly listed all the essay topics that will ever appear on the GRE for both the Analyze an Issue and the Analyze an Argument Analytical Writing tasks.

  2. GRE General Test Analytical Writing Analyze an Argument Task

    Pool of Argument topics Prepare for the GRE Analytical Writing Analyze an Argument Task. Find tips, sample essay responses with explanation, and the pool of Issue topics.

  3. How to Use the GRE Essay Pool for Effective Practice

    August 5, 2023 in GRE Writing Tips The GRE includes a unique component called the Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA), where test-takers are currently required to write two essays: the Issue Essay and the Argument Essay. With the upcoming changes to the GRE in September 2023, students will no longer be required to write the Argument Essay.

  4. GRE General Test Analytical Writing Overview

    The "Analyze an Argument" task requires you to evaluate an argument according to specific instructions. You'll need to consider the logical soundness of the argument rather than agree or disagree with the position it presents. The two 30-minute tasks are complementary.

  5. PDF ETS

    Are you preparing for the Analytical Writing section of the GRE® General Test? Do you want to practice your skills in analyzing and evaluating arguments? Download the pdf file of the Argument Topic Pool, which contains the complete list of tasks that you may encounter on the test. Learn how to identify the main conclusion, the underlying assumptions, and the logical flaws of the arguments ...

  6. GRE Argument Writing

    GRE Argument Writing For most test-takers, the Argument Task is a lot less frightening than the Issue Task. For one thing, it is a shorter task at 30 minutes, which means fewer words are expected.

  7. How to Write a Great GRE Argument Essay

    Your Argument essay should include at least four indented paragraphs and consist of 350-600 words—ideally somewhere in the 500-600-word range. Quality is most important, but in order to achieve that, you'll need to provide a solid line of reasoning and excellent examples—both of which require length.

  8. How to Write an Argumentative Essay

    Make a claim. Provide the grounds (evidence) for the claim. Explain the warrant (how the grounds support the claim) Discuss possible rebuttals to the claim, identifying the limits of the argument and showing that you have considered alternative perspectives. The Toulmin model is a common approach in academic essays.

  9. How to Structure the GRE Argument Essay

    The GRE Argument Essay asks you to change perspective from the one you had for the Issue Essay. Instead of taking a position on a controversy, you read someone else's argument and comment on the flaws and unproven assumptions in that argument.

  10. GRE Argument Essay: How to Get a Perfect 6 Score

    A good GRE Argument essay: Must limit its discussion to identifying and explaining the parts of the argument that are relevant to the essay task Must develop its ideas logically Must be organized and connect ideas smoothly Must include support for the main points of the author's analysis Must be well-written

  11. PDF Strategies for Essay Writing

    argument by showing them how your points fit together to support your thesis. The number of paragraphs in your essay should be determined by the number of steps you need to take to build your argument. To write strong paragraphs, try to focus each paragraph on one main point—and begin a new paragraph when you are moving to a new point or example.

  12. GRE Issue Essay: Strategies + 8 Real Student Essays with Scores

    But writing a full length AW issue essay or argument essay takes 30 mins each for a time limited atmosphere. So my question is while practicing from the ets pool of topics, do we need to write full length essays for every topic or just structuring and brainstorming on the topic and writing mock essays 3-4 times will be enough?

  13. GRE Argument Essay: Practice Sample Prompts

    GRE Argument Essay Sample Prompt #3. 3. A recent survey of 250 adults between the ages of 30 and 45 showed an association between the number of hours adults spend online each day and self-reporting of symptoms commonly associated with depression. The survey found that adults who spend 30 hours or more online each week were twice as likely as ...

  14. 130 New Prompts for Argumentative Writing

    Try our student writing prompts. In 2017, we compiled a list of 401 argumentative writing prompts, all drawn from our daily Student Opinion column. Now, we're rounding up 130 more we've ...

  15. GRE Pool Essay Topics

    GRE sample issue pool essay topic 64. Some people believe that the purpose of education is to free the mind and the spirit. Others believe that formal education tends to restrain our minds and spirits rather than set them free. Write a response in which you discuss which view more closely aligns with your own position and explain your reasoning ...

  16. PDF Analytical Writing—Analyze an Issue

    Pool of Issue Topics This page contains the Issue topics for the Analytical Writing section of the GRE® General Test. When you take the test, you will be presented with one Issue topic from this pool. Each Issue topic consists of an issue statement or statements followed by specific task instructions that tell you how to respond to the issue.

  17. GRE Analytical Writing Sample Essays

    Argument essays It is aimed at measuring the following: Communicate intricate thoughts distinctly and effectually Back notions with appropriate explanations and illustrations Scrutinize claims and supplementary proof Maintain a well-focused, articulate argument Command the components of standard written English

  18. GRE Argument Essay Template and Sample Argument Essay

    3. The sample GRE argument essay is directly from ETS, so don't copy the essay. Think about how your examples and reasons can be used to respond to the prompt. 4. PEEL! PEEL means Point - Example - Explanation - Link. The blue in the sample essay shows how well the body paragraphs conform to the PEEL writing format. 5.

  19. Learning to Analyze and Critically Evaluate Ideas, Arguments, and

    Learning to Analyze and Critically Evaluate Ideas, Arguments, and Points of View Background The critical evaluation of ideas, arguments, and points of view is important for the development of students as autonomous thinkers (1, 2). ... * Have students respond to an editorial in a newspaper or to a review essay in a scholarly journal. For that ...

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  21. Moscow

    Moscow (/ ˈ m ɒ s k oʊ / MOS-koh, US chiefly / ˈ m ɒ s k aʊ / MOS-kow; Russian: Москва, tr. Moskva, IPA: ⓘ) is the capital and largest city of Russia.The city stands on the Moskva River in Central Russia, with a population estimated at 13.0 million residents within the city limits, over 18.8 million residents in the urban area, and over 21.5 million residents in the metropolitan ...

  22. Caught between Putin and Trump

    Arguments about NATO budgets often boil down to whether a country allocates 2% of GDP to defence. How the money is spent matters, too. How the money is spent matters, too. Yet even with ...

  23. GRE General Test Analytical Writing Analyze an Issue Task

    Tips for the Issue task Sample Issue task with strategies, responses and rater commentary Pool of Issue topics Prepare for the GRE Analytical Writing Analyze an Issue Task. Find tips, sample essay responses with explanation, and the pool of Issue topics.

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  25. The History of Moscow City: [Essay Example], 614 words

    The History of Moscow City. Moscow is the capital and largest city of Russia as well as the. It is also the 4th largest city in the world, and is the first in size among all European cities. Moscow was founded in 1147 by Yuri Dolgoruki, a prince of the region. The town lay on important land and water trade routes, and it grew and prospered.

  26. Moskva Pool

    The Moskva Pool was an artificial circular hydraulic structure. The diameter of the water surface was 130 m, the area was 13 thousand square meters, the volume of water was 25 thousand cubic meters. The capacity of the swimming pool was up to 20 thousand visitors per day and up to three million per year. About 24 million people visited the ...