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Unformatted text preview: commas, or missing quotation and question marks, parentheses, etc. If the essay has no paragraphs i.e. one-page long paragraph, take 10 points off 4) Language should be college-level and original 5) Check for quotes, paraphrases, and flow of ideas. Take 5 or more points off if there are problems with writing style, originality of content, and misconceptions of the research arguments. Above all the paper should show the students familiarity with and clear understanding of the assigned class literature 6) Check for logical reasoning. If the arguments are contradictory take 5 or more points depending on the frequency of the contradictions and/or misinterpretations of the facts...
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- Fall '08