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6ceeno^c\ i]Z EgdbeiThe term “overrated” is often used to diminish concepts² places² roles² etc± thatthe speaker believes do not deserve the prestige they commonly enjoy% forexample² many writers have argued that success is overrated² a character in anovel by Anthony Burgess famously describes Rome as a “vastly overrated city²”and Queen Rania of Jordan herself has asserted that “[b]eing queen is overrated±”Select a concept² place² role² etc± to which you believe that the term “overrated”should be applied± Then² write a well³developed essay in which you explain yourjudgment± Use appropriate evidence from your reading² experience² orobservations to support your argument±/
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I?Zh^hShare your claim below± Remember² your thesis mustrequire a defense and may outline the essay±

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