Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Guide to Writing a Basic Essay

An essay can have many purposes, but the basic structure is the same no matter what. You may be writing an essay to argue for a particular point of view or to explain the steps necessary to complete a task.

Either way, your essay will have the same basic format.

If you follow a few simple steps, you will find that the essay almost writes itself. You will be responsible only for supplying ideas, which are the important part ...READ MORE

3 comments:

Kay said...

Isn't it funny? I used to teach this to my first graders... simplified but the same thing. Have a wonderful New Years, Leona!

dellgirl said...

Yea, I taught it in second grade. I thought if some young person has gotten rusty and forgot, they can refresh their memory.

I see you have insomnia (again) too.LOLOL I promised myself I'd go to bed after this post. I hope I keep that promise.

Lin said...

Leona-you have to remember Kay's time is about 5 hrs earlier than ours and i think comments reflect the time of the blog you are reading. Thanks for some fun info to access. I write essays or articles all the time.