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Saving the Earth Little by Little I started being interested in helping the environment when I started realizing how poorly we treat the Earth. We have been polluting nature since we have figured out the helpful uses of fossil fuels and oils. They are very helpful and super convenient for us human beings. However, the consequences outweigh the benefits over time. Therefore, my personal goal is to somehow help the environment in every possible way I can; this led me to research what certain steps I could take in order to help the environment become more sustainable and efficient for future generations. This interests me because we would not exist without the Earth; there would also be no future without the Earth. This is our home and all we have been doing is destroying it with our selfish needs. For instance, a big majority of the population drive their own car and there are also many unnecessary street and city lights on. All of these things, that benefit us, are slowly and gradually killing the Earth. Joan Raymond writes a comprehensive and coherent summary of what his article, titled “Easy to be Green”, is going to be about without giving away too much information. He does not include any quotes or any of his personal viewpoints on the subject. Instead, he briefly outlines some of the certain steps one could take to help protect the environment. He incorporates some specific examples in his summary. In particular, he reveals “The article offers practical tips for helping the environment such as planting a pollinator garden, instructions for homemade cleaning solution, and ways to unsubscribe from unwanted mailings in order to eliminate trash.” However, he does not provide too much information about these examples or reveal too much about his article. In the article, Raymond explains sufficient seriation; the type of seriation he uses is cause
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and effect. Raymond makes each step distinct from each other by numbering each topic into separate groups. Through his title and abstract, the author explains how all of the steps relate to each other. For instance, Raymond states “The article offers practical tips for helping the
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