How to write an introductory paragraph. When you write an introduction, keep in mind:. Writing an introduction is like greeting someone The paragraph should be short You don’t want to get to the “meat” of the essay Give your audience a concise idea of your essay’s purpose. Remember!.
“Coming of Age” or “Initiation into adulthood” in literature can occur in different situations using varied elements to express the protagonists voice. The author’s use of ___________, ___________, and ______________ are especially effective in the short story “Eleven” by Sandra Cisneros, the poem “Oranges” by Gary Soto, and the excerpt from the novel SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Are you ever bothered by the excessive violence in prime time television?
Do you think that to improve our public school education the students should be required to wear uniforms?
Should we allow citizens to burn the United States flag in public?
“Eleven” by Sandra Cisneros, “Oranges” by Gary Soto, and SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson, the author’s effectively use _____________, ___________, and __________ to portray the archetype of Initiation.
In Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven”, Poe develops the tone of horror through his repetition of words and phrases, horrifying images, and words that describe his increasing insanity over the appearance of the raven.
Ex. I feel the same way about walking into the cafeteria.
Ex. Taking oranges on a date is dumb.
Ex. I remember being embarrassed by a teacher in 3rd grade.
Rachel was embarrassed when the teacher insists the sweater is Rachel’s.
Rachel is embarrassed when the teacher insists the sweater is Rachel’s.
Don’t forget structure:
Body- choose one of three methods