Checklist for Draft 1 of Essay 1 Have you spellchecked this paper? I will NOT read it if it has spelling errors! Do you have your name, date, 20C, time and E1D1 single-spaced in the top corner? Do you have one-inch margins all around the pages? Do you use size 12 Times Roman font? Have you included at least two quotations and their sources? Have you used correct punctuation for your quotations? Have you discussed the people you are going to analyze in your introduction and placed the movie title in italics ? Are you using PLURALS and NOT the words everyone, everybody, someone, somebody ?* Is the essay 75% about the movie and 25% about your or someone else’s experience ? Does your conclusion give advice with words such as should or use the words you, your, yourself, yourselves?** I hope NOT!!! Is there a lead-in sentence which introduces the general topic of your essay?
- Spring '98