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Writing an Objective Summary Step 1: Begin with the central idea statement. TAG Title, author, V Verb ( An Action Word ) CI Central Idea (Purpose ) In her speech“The Danger of a Single Story,” Adichie argues acknowledging only one story deprives a person or culture of their unique identity Step 2: Then, include the points that support the central idea. Only include the key points. Do not include minor details or “fluff.” Remember NOT to use I, me, or you and to use active voice (avoid “to be” verbs).

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