How to Pronounce essay?

Correct pronunciation for the word "essay" is [ˈɛse͡ɪ], [ˈɛse‍ɪ], [ˈɛ_s_eɪ].

"Essay" in context

An essay is a type of written communication that allows students, professionals and researchers to convey their thoughts and conclusions in a concise and clear structure. An essay typically consists of an introduction, body and conclusion. In the introduction, the writer states the purpose or main idea of the essay. The body of the essay expands on this introduction, providing evidence and further supporting information. The conclusion summarizes the essay and ties the ideas together to form a cohesive argument. The purpose of an essay can be to convince, inform, analyze, persuade or express an opinion on a particular topic.

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