ADULT LEARNING CENTRE
Examining the Example: Is it Specific and Complete?
October 1 and 2, 2003
In order to write a quality essay, examples are needed. Good
quality specific examples, which contain complete information, will
increase your content score on any writing test.
We will look at some of the sentences and examples from the student
homework. Each one will be examined for its specificity and
Improve on the quality of two of your examples, according to what
you’ve learned from our class discussion. If we have time, we will
examine some of these student examples as well.
Write three body paragraphs of about 80 words on your chosen topic.
Give three good, specific examples in each paragraph.
Make sure you have a strong topic and concluding sentence for each
of the three paragraphs.
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