Finally, review your statement and rephrase it again and again. If it exceeds the limit, summarize it and omit all unnecessary lines. Delete the repetitive sentences. Substitute high vocabulary with suitable synonym. Check for grammar and sentence formation. You can proof read the statement to correct any mistake or could make it re_check by your teacher. Do not plagiarize any thing. If you have taken any point from any where, refer it, because plagiarize software could detect and you might get rejection instantly on doing such crime. Do not add humor or use slang language. Try to use readable font size 12, Times New Roman and give line spacing of 1Ǒ after each line. Put your name and page number on each page. Submit your final draft and wait for the good response from the selection committee. Your hard working will surely help you to garner the best result.
Common Errors in Composing Personal Statements _ The following lists some of the more common errors in most compositions: In appropriate use of punctuations such as excessive commas, and incorrect placement of apostrophes and quotation marks, colons, and semi_colons. When in doubt, consult a basic style guide to check your usage. _ Contractions. Contractions dramatically reduce the formality of your composition. Use the more formal "cannot," "would not," or "should not," instead of "can't," "won't," or "shouldn't." Slang and common colloquial words and expressions. Words and phrases like "a lot," "ain't," "got," "big," "for sure," "gonna," "sort of," "kinda," and the like should never be used. Clichés. These make your writing informal and unintentionally funny. However, when employed correctly, they can actually help add variety to your essay. Repetitive use of words such as ("likewise," "thus," and the like). Keep a thesaurus handy so that you can vary your language. However, do not use "big" words just to impress the reader. Vagueness. This may lead to open interpretation that does not express your ideas as well as more precise words would. "A few" or "enough" can often be replaced by a word that is more precise. Phrases such as these will only leave the reader confused. Make your claims clearer and justified. Steps to Follow to Ensure the Further Improvement of a PS