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    scholarship essay question

    Hi,

    I am writing a scholarship essay. I want to know when writing the essay if we mention someone, like such as a friend, can we use their first name when referring to them throughout the essay?

    thanks

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    Re: scholarship essay question

    Quote Originally Posted by funnyhar
    Hi,

    I am writing a scholarship essay. I want to know when writing the essay if we mention someone, like such as a friend, can we use their first name when referring to them throughout the essay?

    thanks
    Yes, I think so.

    :)

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    Re: scholarship essay question

    Quote Originally Posted by funnyhar
    Hi,

    I am writing a scholarship essay. I want to know when writing the essay if we mention someone, like such as a friend, can we use their first name when referring to them throughout the essay?

    thanks
    When you say a scholarship essay, what ecactlydo you mean? If it is a narrative or descriptive piece of writing, then I would say it's OK.

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