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Paper B Assignment Sheet Ainsworth English 1301 Fall 09 Due at the beginning of class Monday, November 2nd, 2009. Write an academic essay with a clear introduction, including a specific thesis, body paragraphs, and conclusion on a smaller topic of your choice about language . You must include at least one quotation in a meaningful way from one of the readings from The Norton Reader assigned from weeks 9 and 10 from the Language chapter. The essay should aim for unity, coherence, development using concrete examples, appropriate use of formal language and mechanical conventions. The essay should be 500-600 words long exclusive of the Works Cited page and header. Paper Format: All papers are to be typed double-spaced. The mandatory heading, which follows MLA,
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Unformatted text preview: must be in the upper left-hand corner of first sheet, the title centered, the paragraphs indented as follows. A separate Work(s) Cited page must also be produced for the one reading you have quoted in your paper. Lastname 1 Student’s name English 1301, Assignment # Instructor’s Name Date Title of Essay Indent the first paragraph and every paragraph thereafter. Staple the paper only. There is no need for covers of any kind. Use quotations correctly. Joan Didion says “Marriage is a classic betrayal” (10) Lastname # Work Cited Didion, Joan. "On Going Home." 1966. The Norton Reader . 12th ed. New York: Norton, 2008. 9-12. Print....
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2010 for the course ENG 1301 taught by Professor Ainsworth during the Fall '09 term at University of Houston - Downtown.

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