George Washington"S Presidency

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To enable screen reader support, press CTRL + ALT + Z. To learn about keyboard shortcuts, press CTRL + FORWARD SLASH. Dania Estefania Torres February 16, 2012 America’s Founding Father Through the many obstacles America was experiencing(has experienced), [intro] George Washington helped this free nation become united and(to be) created by (the people for)the people. For many years, he has been honored(with the title)as instead of putting “as” try putting “of the Founding Father of the United States. In three important ways, Washington helped shape the beginning of this(our) evolving civilization. For instance, he commanded the Continental Army that won American Independence from Great Britain, known as the Revolutionary War. I’m not sure I like this word furthermore, here. He was also nominated as the president of the U.S. Constitutional Convention which wrote the U.S. Constitution. In addition to these awe-inspiring achievements, which created a strong foundation for America, he became the country’s first presidential leader. What made the two previous achievements awe inspiring? George Washington was born on Pope’s Creek Plantation in Westmoreland County, Virginia on February 22, 1732. He was the son of Augustine Washington and his second wife, Mary Ball Washington. Pursuant to the death of Washington’s father at a young age and experiences of hardships from colonial life on the edge of the wilderness, he learned that life was difficult. All of this guided him in maturing as an enduring and persevering gentleman. Due to(his) this great loss, Washington was unable to receive a formal education across the sea

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