At the heart of writing a good English Literature essay is readability. Avoid writing an essay that is a regurgitation of facts, lecture notes or other people’s opinions. If you wouldn’t want to read your essay, you can be sure that no one else will. The second important point to bear in mind when writing your English Literature essay is planning.
We want literature to touch you personally and it will often affect different people in different ways. Be creative. There is no one correct answer to questions on English Literature, just well explored and explained ones. CHECKLIST AFTER WRITING YOUR ESSAY. Have you: Written a plan and stuck to it? Written in clear paragraphs?