The Plain Way for EAP Students to Say It Like It Is
The Vampire Papers
I have read hundreds of university-level essays by non-native speakers of English and at least ninety percent of them have sucked me dry of the will to live. Don’t get me wrong, I admire the people who take on degrees in a foreign language; I couldn’t do it. But that doesn’t alter the fact that so much of their writing is turgid, pretentious and sleep inducing.
Unless you teach EAP you may think I’m exaggerating, so take a look . . .
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