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Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 27 Nov 2013, 05:02
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Does music help you to concentrate on your studying or distract?
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 28 Nov 2013, 02:11
Yes Obviously I do!! So that I can speed up my writing... But I most of the times deal with online essay writing services
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 21 Dec 2013, 05:16
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I can't listen music while I am writing essay but many time I listen music when I am study and when I am working...
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 30 Dec 2013, 07:18
I always listen to music while doing work. I've found the most important thing for me is what type of music I listen to. I try to do lighter more relaxing music for work and instrumental music when studying.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 14 Jan 2014, 09:54
Write essays while listening to "Lose Yourself" makes you feel epic but reading the essay without music... not so much lol
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 15 Jan 2014, 18:26
I can't write an essay when I hear music.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 31 Jan 2014, 02:18
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I suppose that it depends on the type of essay. For GMAT preparation, I require absolute silence. And even if you prefer music while preparing for the GMAT, it might be better to do without distractions in order to mimic the actual test environment (which will be very quiet).

For school and application essays (and subsequent reviewing and editing), I also prefer minimal distractions. I'm not as strict about it, though.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 26 Jul 2014, 14:09
Music often distracts me, actually.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 12 Aug 2014, 02:53
I do not listen any type of music when i am writing an essay. But when i read different books then i listen some slow music.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 28 Oct 2014, 05:51
I have a hard time studying without music!
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Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 04 Dec 2014, 03:12
Yes I'm the same way. I can't write without listening to music actually. I first think of what tone I want in my piece and then choose a playlist that has music with the same tone. It helps my writing become more authentic. The subconsciousness is definitely there. Because of all this I listen to all types of music. If I want my character to be mad or dangerous I'll listen to rap. If I want them down to earth and caring I'll listen to country. For a popular stuck up character I'll listen to LMFAO or party music. If I want a shy or depressed character I choose love songs, like john mayer.

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Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2014, 17:48
Reading or writing with vocal music (any music with lyrics) can be counterproductive to me because of the mental interference from hearing words. But I think instrumental music can really help. In college I swear listening to drum'n'bass while working on assignments at the last minute was why I was able to turn in as many on time as I did. 170-180bpm really gets your blood rushing and sharpens you up.

Of course, we've all heard that classical music can help you concentrate and think when you're working on stuff too.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 29 Dec 2014, 02:58
I love to listen music while I am reading books but when I am writing I don't like to listen music because I don't concentrate on my writing that's why I just avoid music while writing.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 30 Dec 2014, 05:16
I'm particularly fond of using music to concentrate.

At work I will often put in some ear buds and listen to music particularly if i am drafting documents or doing heavy excel work.

Without music I find it hard not to procrastinate and get distracted by everything else going on in the office - but that perhaps is the result of my personality type overloading in absorbing information.

So whether its writing essays, studying or whatever I'll try to make sure I've got access to music. However i do find it easier with personal music (headphones/earbuds) - I'm trying to remove as much outside noise as possible.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 26 Feb 2015, 02:51
Listening to music while writing often distracts me, but while working in general often motivates me. I usually listen to melodic techno or minimal music.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 08 Mar 2015, 11:02
Hi!
I can not write an essay when I hear music. Only classical music does not stop.
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Re: Do you listen to music while writing essay? [#permalink] New post 25 Mar 2015, 02:03
I will never do that. You know why, when i write something it is compulsory that my surroundings should be calm and silent only then i can concentrate in writing. See the answer will differ from people to another because each are different.
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