Why Is Writing Important

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Writing is a form of communication and people write on a daily basis whether it is for something basic or more complex. We need to know how to write simple yet very important things such as our name or the date. Being a student there is not a day that goes by that I am not writing or typing my name and the date on papers or assignments. Over the past few years there has been a significant increase in the use of technology. People text message, email, and use social networking websites on a daily basis. Those are all ways to communicate with others, if people did not know how to write it would not be possible to send a text message to their friend, an email to their boss, or a status on Facebook letting all their friends in on the latest thing they are doing. These things are so important because people do them on a daily basis but yet very seldom stop to think that if it was not for writing these things would not be a popular activity of daily life.

Writing plays a very important role in education. Without writing we would not have the books that we use to learn in class each day. If we did not have books to learn with it would make learning more difficult than it already is because we would have to rely on only listening to instructors lectures and taking notes rather than having the lecture, notes, and a book to go back and read to help us get a tough concept into our memory. Starting off at a young age teachers begin to assign papers, journals, poems, and other similar things for homework. This is a way for us to learn about a topic that we are writing about and also to start improving our writing skills. Students have English classes every year in school whether it is a grammar class or a composition class. Those classes help us put the writing skills that we have to use and help us build on the skills we have to make them better for our future.

Writing is an important skill to have if someone wants to pursue a professional career. In order...
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