1. look it up in the merriam-webster's online dictionary below.
2 a : inclined to criticize severely and unfavorably b : consisting of or involving criticism <critical writings>; also : of or relating to the judgment of critics <the play was a critical success> c : exercising or involving careful judgment or judicious evaluation d : including variant readings and scholarly emendations <a critical edition>
3 : characterized by risk or uncertainty
4 a : of sufficient size to sustain a chain reaction -- used of a mass of fissionable material b : sustaining a chain reaction -- used of a nuclear reactor
1 : the act or process of one who writes : as a : the act or art of forming visible letters or characters; specifically : HANDWRITING 1 b : the act or practice of literary or musical composition
2 : something written : as a : letters or characters that serve as visible signs of ideas, words, or symbols b : a letter, note, or notice used to communicate or record c : a written composition d : INSCRIPTION
3 : a style or form of composition
4 : the occupation of a writer; especially : the profession of authorship
My English teacher gave each of us an assignment called " critical writing" yesterday.
I knew nothing about it and I asked lots of people. I found what it is by looking it up in the Merriam's Webster Online Dictionary.
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