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Paper A Assignment Sheet Ainsworth English 1301 Fall 09 Due at the beginning of class Wednesday, September 30, 2009. So far in English 1301, we have discussed writing in various ways and read a variety of essays on important topics. The writers have made us think about a variety of experiences, ideas, emotions, etc. Now we must take what we have learned and try to write our own ideas using the works of others as a springboard. We now are moving into more abstract ideas that need to be supported with concrete examples. Write an academic essay with a clear introduction, including a specific thesis, body paragraphs, and conclusion on a topic of your choice. You must include at least one quotation in a meaningful way from one of the readings from The Norton Reader assigned from weeks 5 and 6. The essay should aim for unity, coherence, development using concrete examples, appropriate use of formal language and
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Unformatted text preview: mechanical conventions. Paper Format: All papers are to be typed double-spaced. The mandatory heading, which follows MLA, 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 Students name English 1301, Assignment # Instructors 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 Joan, Didion. "On Going Home." 1966. The Norton Reader . 12th ed. New York: Norton, 2008. 9-12. Print. Paper A Assignment Sheet Ainsworth English 1301 Fall 09...
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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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