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Essay or Assay: Merriam-Webster "Tries" to Explain the Difference | Gradgrind's
The essay is by far my favorite genre, to read and to write. A far cry from what it looks like in schools, Merriam-Webster reminds us of the essay’s expansive reach. ‘Essay’: 💪 to try, attempt, or undertake ‘Assay’: ⚖️ to test or evaluate ‘Essay’ (noun): ✍️ the thing you rush to finish before it’s …