For this task, you will write an essay in response to a question that asks you to state and support your opinion on a topic. Your essay will be scored on the quality of your writing, including how well you organize and develop your ideas and how well you use language to express your ideas.

Typically, an effective essay will have a minimum of 300 words.

Read the question below and make any notes that will help you plan your response. Then begin typing your essay.

Writing Time – 30 minutes

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Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?
Solitude, spending time alone, is one of our best teachers.
Use specific reasons and examples to support your opinion.



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