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Learn how to brainstorm and plan your essay. Understand the essay format and structure. Practice writing persuasive and convincing arguments. At the end of the semester, you will have completed one research paper.
Essay Writing Objectives for EAP
What is the most important element of an essay?
Thesis Statement: A sentence or two that summarizes the main point of an essay. Outline: A structure and order of the main points of an essay. Argument: An opinion or position supported by evidence in an essay.
Essay writing has been used since ancient times to communicate ideas and express emotions. The oldest surviving essay dates back to the 4th century BC. The word 'essay' comes from French, and it means 'to try' or 'to attempt'.
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What are the components of a strong essay?
What techniques can you use to make your essay stand out?
What are some effective strategies that writers can use to develop a strong and coherent essay?
What challenges have you faced when writing essays?
How have you improved as an essay writer since last year in ERC class?
Create a mind map using the topic of essay writing to explore different ideas and connections.