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According to page112 in Chapter Eight, the role of an effective introduction to your essay should capture your readers’ interest and present the main point. Think of your introductory paragraph as a challenge. Ask yourself: How can I get my readers to want to continue reading? The basics to a good introduction, should catch the readers’ attention, present the essay’s thesis statement (narrowed topic + main point), give readers an idea of what the essay will cover. The thesis statement is often either the first or the last sentence in the introductory paragraph, though you may find essays in
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Unformatted text preview: which it is elsewhere. I will find it to be a challenge to catch my readers’ immediate attention in the introduction. The introduction is suppose to capture the readers attention and I am not quite sure how to do that with “renting an apartment is a better option than buying a house” It needs to be catchy and make the reader want to read further. After I do more research on effective introduction for an essay, I will be able to capture my audience’s full attention....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course COM 156 taught by Professor Hampton during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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