ENGL 1301 PowerPoint 18 Peer Review Essay 4

ENGL 1301 PowerPoint 18 Peer Review Essay 4 - 2. What...

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ENGL 1301 Peer Review Essay 4
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Things to Consider For Revision Essay must use and cite at least 3 secondary sources—make sure number of sources in- text matches number in works cited At least one source must have been in print at some point Don’t begin essay (i.e., first sentence) with main idea Thesis must be an answer to a question and a reasonable claim The rest of the essay must demonstrate and develop the thesis
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1. How does the essay begin? Does it capture your attention? If not, why not?
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Unformatted text preview: 2. What question does the essay seem to be answering (the issue)? Write it. 3. What is the thesis of the essay—the clear, explicit statement of main idea? Rewrite it in your own words. 4. Is the topic too broad? Too narrow? If so, suggest changes. 5. What point does each paragraph seem to be making? Does this point support the thesis? Does it make sense? Why or why not? Is there a topic sentence for each paragraph? 6. Does it make sense how the overall essay is...
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2012 for the course ENG 1301 taught by Professor Martak.moore during the Fall '11 term at Collins.

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ENGL 1301 PowerPoint 18 Peer Review Essay 4 - 2. What...

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