Test-Taking/Writing Strategies. Basic Essay Structure/Theses

Basic Essay structure consists of generally the same things. These things are: a strong thesis statement with logical supporting points, body paragraphs that discuss the supporting points in the order they are mentioned in the thesis statement, and a conclusion which summarizes what has been said in the body of the paper. The thesis statement should be included in the introductory paragraph. The writing process can help with writing the acual essay. For explanation on the writing process please see Chapter 3, , , , , and .Essay structure is also strongly related to paragraph structure and consists of some very similar ideas. For further information on Paragraph structure see

grammarandcomposition - Basic Essay Structures

Introduction to Essays
Basic essay structure; how to brainstorm ideas to write about; determining an essay topic and defining a thesis


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Basic essay structure

It goes without saying that different types of essay may require certain deflections from the basic essay structure. It order to get acquainted with them proceed to