Keep a list of critical prompts to help you to adopt a questioning attitude.
Try working somewhere different to gain a new perspective on your writing.
Focus on using powerful, single-word verbs to make your writing more formal.
Start your essay with a strong opening paragraph.
To paraphrase properly, you need to really understand what you’re reading and be able to explain it.
Don't make your reader sweat – be precise about what you're talking about.
Check your argument is sound by summing it up in a couple of sentences before you start writing.
Each new paragraph is like a breath of fresh air.
Try to avoid starting sentences with 'There is' and search for more interesting alternatives.