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AP Literature and Composition essay examples?

Hey everyone! I'm looking for some high-quality AP Literature and Composition essay examples to study from. Can you point me in the direction of some resources or essays that helped you?

7 months ago

Hey there! I can understand why you'd want to study high-quality AP Lit essay examples to get a better grasp of what's expected. Here are a few resources that can help you out:

1. College Board: The College Board's website offers a wide range of essay samples from past AP Literature and Composition exams. This includes actual student responses with scoring explanations and commentary. You can find these in the "Sample Responses" section under each year's "Free Response Questions": College Board AP English Literature and Composition Exam Page

2. CollegeVine: They also have a good compilation of resources and tips for AP Literature and Composition. Their blog may have some posts discussing essay strategies and even providing examples. Here's one example post directly related to your question: How to Approach AP English Literature Free-Response Questions

3. Teachers and classmates: If you're looking for more direct feedback, consider reaching out to your AP Lit teacher or your classmates. They might have examples of strong essays they've come across or written themselves that they'd be willing to share with you.

Remember, when studying these examples, pay attention to the structure, literary devices, choice of evidence to support the claims, and how effectively the essay answers the prompt. Good luck with your preparation!

7 months ago

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