How to write an essay from Xanga

How to write an essay from Xanga - 6) Body paragraphs:...

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How to write an essay from Xanga 1) Understand the prompt, know what the teacher wants 2) Which topic is the most compelling? 3) Create a thesis statement. Encapsulate the whole thing. Not too specific/general 4) Identify major points from thesis (like building a house, have structure) 5) Intro: upside triangle shape. Broad to specific. Narrow, until thesis
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Unformatted text preview: 6) Body paragraphs: general topic sentence, references + pieces of evidence that you can cite, analyze (giving own important insight), final sentence: summarizes paragraph and leads into the next one (FLOOOOW) 7) Conclusion: summarizes entire paper. Restate thesis....
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course SCI 101 taught by Professor Berenson during the Fall '08 term at NYU.

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