Are critical essays the same as argumentative essays? if not what are they
English - Anonymous, Monday, June 29, 2009 at 9:14pm
Can someone explain to me how to write a critical essay on a poem?
English - Ms. Sue, Monday, June 29, 2009 at 9:18pm
A critical essay analyzes and examines a literary work. An argumentative essay tries to persuade the reader to adopt a specific point of view. Check these sites.
English - Writeacher, Monday, June 29, 2009 at 9:45pm
Here are a couple more good websites. Sometimes writing a critical essay about a poem is called 'explicating.'