From October 1 to October 10, 2020, an online competition for the best essay “Consonance in the poetry of Abai, Pushkin and Shakespeare” was held among students of the «Almaty» University.
The purpose of the competition was to identify the creative abilities of students, the knowledge and understanding of the unity of ideas in the poetry of three great world poets – Abai, Pushkin and Shakespeare by young people, the development of students’ love for literature, poetry, literacy, and the promotion of the growth of international culture.
The organizers of the competition were the teachers of the Russian and English languages of the Department of Pedagogy and Psychology of the «Almaty» University. The jury of the competition developed criteria for evaluating the essays submitted for the competition and carried out their analysis and evaluation.
The content of the essay competition is a prosaic essay of a free composition, expressing individual impressions and thoughts of students on a specific topic. Students tried to show in their works their subjectively colored word about great poets. The works were distinguished by imagery, mobility of feelings, orientation to poetic intonation, well-grounded author’s position, originality of writing, brightness and expressiveness of language, literacy.
The best works were presented by Algozha Botagoz, the 3rd year student in the specialty “Preparation of a biology teacher”, Arimbayev Rakhat, the 2nd year student in the specialty “Physical culture and sports”, Ashimov Islam, the 3rd year student in the specialty “Jurisprudence”, Shaken Madina, the 3rd year student with a degree in Biology Teacher Training.
The winners of the competition will be awarded with certificates and diplomas.