Thesis Statem ent – part 1
An effective thesis statem ent should m ake a
strong assum ption about the topic and serve as a
m ap for the rest of the essay. It m ust be narrowly
focused and able to be supported with evidence
in subsequent paragraphs.
A good thesis statem ent offers reasons , o
How to write 3 paragraph essay responses
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Shelly K. Monk
EN120 English Composition I
Assignment 6 Two Paragraph Essay
A Special or Unusual Person
Being strong can be defined in so many ways. The strongest person I ever knew was my dad. My dad was the typical retired marine, h
Through writing this paper, I wish to actively inform the public about the universal argument towards the five paragraph essay and formulaic writing in general. To help share this information, I wanted to present the opinions of several accredited sources, and insert them into a conversa
I. How to Recognize Plagiarism1
In order to avoid plagiarism, you must give credit when
You use another person's ideas, opinions, or theories.
You use facts, statistics, graphics, drawings, music, etc., or any other type of information that does not
comprise common knowledge.
Five Paragraph Essay Outline
Teachers can use these steps to teach students how to write a great five paragraph essay by using outlines and properly organizing thoughts, topics, and details.
These directions are written for students to follow when choosing a topic, creating a basic outline, and wr
Five Paragraph Essay
Women today are facing some of the same problems that those women of the 1800’s tried to overcome. Equality for women! Many women today find themselves in the position to make career changes due to family shifts, a lack of education, or a failing economy....
Good Will Hunting Essay
Analyze the film from the perspective of Erik Erikson, the pioneer of psychosocial research. Examine the life and actions of the main character, Will Hunting, and one other character using Erikson’s theories of psychosocial development. Your analysis should reflect a t
Explore the stages involved in producing a good college essay
In this essay I will be discussing the different stages involved in producing a good college essay from start to finish. I will describe exactly what an essay is, how to break down and understand an essay title, how to prepare to write
Describe the house you are living in. Why do you love it?
The house we are living in is situated in the suburb of HCM city, within thirty minutes’ drive off the central city. We have lived there for more than twenty years. This is a fairly large house surrounded with a luxuriant garden.
The Essay Writing Process
In Greek legend, the goddess of wisdom, Athena, was born fully armed from the head of Zeus. Unfortunately, this is the only recorded instance of instant wisdom. Especially in the medium of the written word, the communication of complex ideas is a process—a process that
An essay on the importance of Exercise for Good Health.
When we talk of exercise, staying fit, the image of a slime person immediately comes to mind. We all view staying fit as staying thin, but this is not necessarily true. Many young woman and now, with the advent of the Modern Age, even men ar
Discursive Essay Plan
Paragraph 1 – Introduction
Your first paragraph should:
• be a general introduction. Don’t include specific points from the main body of the argument
• include a response to the title. You may need to identify the issues that lie behind the title, to give hi
ELEMENTS OF AN ESSAY
Introductions serve a number of purposes. As it is the first part of your essay your reader will encounter, and as you will want your reader to cointinue reading, choose introductions that grab attention. Certainly introductions serves to introduce your reader to
An essay is a short piece of writing which is often written from an author's personal point of view. Essays can consist of a number of elements, including: literary criticism, political manifestos, learned arguments, observations of daily life, recollections, and reflections of the author. T
Expository English Essay Writing
Chapter I Course Orientation
1. General Introduction
This course is designed as an advanced writing course for advancced English learners. As is suggested by the title, the course will focus on one mode of English writing: exposition.
We will firs
Comparison and Contrast Essay
Prepared for the Communication Competencies Center University of Puerto Rico at Humacao Title V Project
Aníbal Muñoz Claudio
Introduction …………………...………………………………………………………i General Objec
Choose your topic
If your topic is not already assigned to you, choose one that really interests you.
Develop your Thesis
Once you have chosen a topic, think of a thesis. The thesis is your main idea that you will further develop throughout your essay. It states your position on the issue. Thin