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5 Extracurricular Activities to Put on Your CV

When applying for a job or a place at university, having the right extracurricular activities on your CV can make all the difference. Some activities look more impressive than others though, so before...

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26/02/16

Word Choice: Device vs. Devise

The terms ‘device’ and ‘devise’ look similar written down and are derived from the same root word. But unless you’re studying old-fashioned languages, it’s more important to know how we us...

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26/02/16

Word Choice: Comprise vs. Compose

Grammar can have a major impact on human lives. A Wikipedia editor called ‘Giraffedata’, for example, has spent an immense amount of time making thousands of changes to the online encyclopaedia, a...

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26/02/16

6 Top Tips for Your Dissertation References

While most students know referencing is an important part of academic writing, citations remain something with which many struggle. Yet it’s worth making the extra effort with your dissertation refe...

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