Have you ever received feedback that your work is too descriptive but do not know how to improve it? Following on from the Critical Thinking and Academic Writing guides, the aim of this guide is to help you take a more critical approach to your writing. It covers:
This guide is aimed at undergraduates but is suitable for any level of study.
Remember to look for the evidence for all the arguments that you come across
The Academic Phrasebank, from the University of Manchester, aims to provide you with phrases of writing for different sections of your writing, including phrases for being critical.