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PERSUASIVE ESSAY Pre-Writing Template A persuasive essay is an essay used to convince a reader about a particular idea or claim . Evidence is language that appeals to a reader’s sense of logic and reasoning. In Unit 3, this means you will make a claim about an idea related to Macbeth. Think of it as an argument made in a court case to convince a judge of the merit of your view. Your essay should- Make a solid claim about an idea related to the play Macbeth Include specific supporting arguments Provide supporting quotes or paraphrases from the text including citation of the line used Follow all rules of conventions - using proper grammar and correct spelling and punctuation. First, brainstorm ideas for the persuasive essay. Begin with listing ideas to argue in the paper. Next, choose a specific claim to make about the play. Then decide how you will support the claim. Claim Ideas – 1. The witches persuade Macbeth by…… 2. 3. Chosen claim for the paper – Touch Taste Choosing an idea to argue and formulate a claim (brainstorming step – I want to see it)
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PERSUASIVE ESSAY Pre-Writing Template I chose to write about this topic because I feel like majority of the story is about the witches fate for Macbeth.
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