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Essay 1  Tips and Tendencies Revisiting the Summary
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Where’s the “hook”? To Avoid: the obvious question or the general statement Example: Advertisements have been around since the  beginning of time. Example: Are advertisements important? The Set-up  Introduce your ad quickly and with precision. State its main message(s) directly. To Avoid: “This ad . . .” Positive Example: “One prominent ad by . . .” The Thesis Again, strive for precision. Focus on the unifying element, rather than the individual  The Introduction
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The Two-paragraph Opener Second paragraph as digression? Choose important details and integrate with para. 1 The Lengthy Sentence Opener The Introduction
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Less is More Focus on 1 major idea, in order to talk about its related  parts and how they connect.
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course ENGL 1113 taught by Professor Brown during the Fall '08 term at Oklahoma State.

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