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8th grade Language Arts
I am writing a persuasive essay and I need some tips on making it persuasive. It is turning out to be just an essay, not a persuasive essay. Help!
December 18, 2012 by Destiny

writing (persuasive essay)
Hi. I'm in 10th grade and our teacher assigned us a persuasive essay to write in class over a topic that we debated about for the last two weeks. Every team had a different topics (mine was school should start from 11 am. to 5 pm), but now we're going to write a persuasive ...
October 7, 2012 by Bill

psychology
One common mistake made in a persuasive paper is taking one side to the extent that the writing becomes biased. How does a persuasive essay differ from a biased essay?
October 9, 2011 by Samantha

Comp 156
When writing a persuasive essay the ultimate goal is to persuade the reader. List three techniques that you can use in a persuasive essay that will help persuade a reader
October 15, 2011 by Wonk

english
Hi I need some advise on how to avoid sounding like a bibliography essay when I am writing a persuasive essay?
April 11, 2011 by jub

Persuasive writing....
I will be teaching my grade 5 students a lesson on persuasive writing. Do you know where I could find some sample persuasive essays to show them, especially ones that are on fifth grade level. Thanks for your help
December 5, 2008 by Rena

essay
i'm writing a persuasive essay about teachers giving students too much homework. i need 2 more supporting topics 1. interfering with activities 2. 3. please help and thank you
March 25, 2010 by larry

Persuasive Essay HELP
Ok I'm doing a persuasive essay over Emmett Till, for the first paragraph should I introduce him (who he is and why he got murdered?)
January 17, 2010 by Lisa

essay writing
What is the number 1 essay writing rule? A.Edit and revise your essay. B.Always write five paragraphs. C.Always brainstorm before writing the essay. D.Start writing the essay the day it is assigned. .I CHOSE C.
October 8, 2009 by larry

writing
I have a essay due in two days just got it today topic is your surroundings create who you are persuasive essay mostly 3 rd person pronouns I need ideas
August 15, 2012 by Rickypa

Persuasive Writing
Hello! I was wondering if you had any ideas for a persuasive writing assignment. Thanks! All help is adored! :D Thanks! From: Natila' Scharum
April 26, 2011 by Natila'

writing essay
What is the number one essay writing rule? A.Always write five paragraphs B.Always brainstorm before writing the essay C.start the writing essay the day it is assigned i got B
October 6, 2011 by ciara

Comp
An effective persuasive essay involves developing an outline, planning topic sentences, and identifying supporting points. How will you using these three concepts in planning and writing an essay?
September 25, 2011 by Her

Comp 156
An effective persuasive essay involves developing an outline, planning topic sentences, and identifying supporting points. How will you use these three concepts in planning and writing an essay?
September 25, 2011 by Her

english 28
I am writing a persuasive essay on americanization and I cant think of a thesis statement
October 12, 2013 by rebecca jones

Writing
I need to switch my topic from schizophrenia to something else because I'm having trouble writing on that(as you might have noticed) I just need to know, which is easier to write? A personal, persuasive, or compare/contrast essay? thanks -MC
June 17, 2009 by mysterychicken

English
Please help me in writing a persuasive essay on the following topc 'It takes discipline to win'
January 23, 2008 by Gopal

Comp 156
How would overly biased writing negatively affect a persuasive essay?
October 14, 2011 by Wonk

writing
I am in 8th grade and I just want to see if this essay is persuasive the topic is Your surrondingss create who you are?
August 16, 2012 by Ralu

L.A
1. In a persuasive essay, the thesis statement should represent an opinion. A. True <-- B. False 2. The most common structure of a persuasive essay is A. Order of importance B. Chronological order <--- C. Problem and solution 3. Which of the following is NOT a sentence A...
May 18, 2014 by Anonymous

Writing
I need help with having to write an introduction on a persuasive essay about how smoking should be outlawed
May 19, 2010 by Tena

english 101
which of the above topics are appropriate for an expository essay? why do you think so? which of the above topics are appropriate for a persuasive essay? explain. what differentiates an expository essay from a persuasive essay?
August 22, 2013 by Rose

English 10
Persuasive Writing Assignment: Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the ...
August 28, 2013 by Jazmyn

Writing
Josie wrote a newspaper advertisement about the school cafeteria's meatloaf. She wanted everyone to try it, so she explained how delicious it was and why they should eat it.Was her advertisement an example of descriptive,persuasive, narrative, or expository writing? Is this an...
February 4, 2007 by Tyra

English
Would anyone mind looking over this persuasive essay? I need to pass in a sample of writing for my petition to move into an advanced English class, and I've decided to revise this one. The writing is sort of mechanical, but I suppose that's how English teachers want it. It'll ...
February 11, 2008 by Anonymous

english/grammar
I am writing a persuasive essay. I have my facts, but only one source. My teacher insists that I provide more sources. I have been looking for days in a variety of ways and have found nothing. My essay argues that renting saves time and money compared with owning a home.
August 3, 2010 by Alicia

help please:)
What is the number one eassy writing rule? A.Edit and revise your essay B.Always write five paragraphs C.Always brainstorm before writing the essay D.Start writing the essay the day it is assigned. i got A what do you think?
September 28, 2011 by ciara

Title for essay
I am writing a persuasive essay on Gay Marriage. Wondering I have a couple titles and would like your opinion which you thinks sounds the best Here are a couple title Marriage: The Right for All Marriage: A Union Between Two
May 19, 2011 by Amor

english
im writing an persuasive essay on technological advances help teens an i cant figure a thesis please help me with a thesis
October 10, 2013 by kevin

Us History
i need help writing a five paragraph persuasive essay on this The Debate Over Big Business in the 19th century on whose side was better argued?
March 21, 2011 by Stanley

10th grade English
Persuasive writing. How to write a persuasive paragraph about women choosing their own destiny to a person of the jewish faith
February 3, 2009 by Nancy

COM
What steps must be taken prior to writing an effective persuasive essay? How will those steps contribute to the effectiveness of your final paper?
May 18, 2011 by Joseph

ENG 101
Im taking my first college class in ENG 101 and i need to write an persuasive essay and Im having a hard time. I was wondering if anyone can help me come up with an outline or what I reasons that I can provide and I can come up with minor details. Here is the assignment: Final...
December 2, 2011 by Jillian

essay writing
1.Which of the following can dramatically improve your grade on an essay? A.Providing an outline. B.Choosing an effective thesis sentence. C.Setting aside time to rewrite your essay. D.Writing on an interesting topic. .I chose d.
October 8, 2009 by larry

essay writing
which of the following can dramatically improve your grade on an essay? A. Providing an outline B. Choosing an effective thesis sentence C. Setting aside time to rewrite your essay. D. Writing on an interesting topic. .I choses c.
October 20, 2009 by larry

English
I'm writing a persuasive essay about how women with HIV should not be allowed to have children. Can you please help me find some reliable sources about my topic? Thank you.
February 22, 2010 by Clara

english/l.a
Can someone give me some persuasuve essay topics? Persuasive essay- a essay that persuades someone into thinking your opinion.
April 28, 2008 by Smart Kid

English I
Is this a persuasive topic for an essay: Does television today brainwash children and teens? Yes or No? How? My english teacher says he gets it but it needs to be more persuasive and specific. How do I that? Can you give me some examples? Please and thank you.
May 3, 2011 by Mike

persuasive paper
when writing a persuasive paper, is it okay to make two points in one paragraph?
December 15, 2007 by Jessica

english
Writing terms. Fill in the blanks. 1-final 9-topic 2-prewiting 10-introduction 3-idea 11-homonyms 4-conclusion 12-transition 5-voice 13-rough drapht 6-conventions 14-antonyms 7-persuasive 15-synonyms 8-organization -the( )writing trait judges your ability to divide your essay ...
May 30, 2010 by natalie

oops, more LA than i thought..pls check my answers
oops, more questions... pls check them for me!??: 1. If you were writing a persuasive essay about the need to install solar panels on top of big apartment buildings, what counterargument should you address? (1 point) homeowners can get tax breaks for installing solar panels on...
January 7, 2014 by TTR+S<3

Ms.Sue NEED YOU HELP LANGUAGE ARTS URGENT!!!!!
1. In a persuasive essay, the thesis statement should represent an opinion. (1 point) True False Multiple Choice 2. The most common structure of a persuasive essay is (1 point) order of importance. chronological order. problem and solution. 3. Which of the following is NOT a ...
December 18, 2012 by Gabby

writing
Which of the followinh is Not an example of persuasive writing? a position paper from an elected official a college admissions essay a movie review a summary of a textbook reading assessment (answer) Which of the following is a hasty generalization? Playing football gives you ...
April 1, 2012 by kevin

com 156
How does persuasive essay differ from bias essay?
June 22, 2011 by Joaquina

Comp 156
How does a persuasive essay differ from a biased essay?
October 2, 2011 by Sly

english
i'm writing a persuasive essay about human cloning (against it). do you knw any good articles that has disadvantages and risks of human cloning? thnx in advance
March 1, 2010 by rose

English
On the various types of patterns of development, choose a pattern to plan, organize, and write an essay. I have chosen Youth Violence as a cause and effect for my pattern development. In writing your essay, base your writing on your own experiences and general knowledge about ...
September 6, 2008 by Success

com156
How does a persuasive essay differ from a biased essay?
December 10, 2010 by Anonymous

comm 156
Read pp. 290291 in Ch. 18. Those pages provide an overview of writing that persuades. Ch. 4 provides ideas for choosing a topic. Based on those ideas and knowing that your final paper will be a persuasive essay, what topic from Appendix B will you choose for your paper? Based...
March 12, 2011 by Darlene

english/8
Writing terms. Fill in the blanks. 1-final 9-topic 2-prewiting 10-introduction 3-idea 11-homonyms 4-conclusion 12-transition 5-voice 13-rough drapht 6-conventions 14-antonyms 7-persuasive 15-synonyms 8-organization -the( )writing trait judges your ability to divide your essay ...
May 30, 2010 by natalie

English Essay
I'm writing an essay for To Kill A Mockingbird and the claim I came up for my essay is "Children are never too young to understand the realities of life." I'm writing the extended paragraph right now where I have to come up with a good example from the story that relates to ...
April 27, 2014 by Emma

writing
what are the persuasive techinques in writing such as bandwagon and testimonal and what do they mean?
December 1, 2011 by Anonymous

writing
I would like to see other paper on a persuasive writing
May 23, 2012 by willie

Effective Essay Writing
I am writing an essay on Heathful Eating. Does anyone know any good sites to for me do use for research
November 1, 2008 by Netta

Writing - application essay
I am writing an application essay to try and get accepted into Haywood Early College. I am writing four paragraphs and I already have 2 paragraph topics. I guess what I am trying to ask is could I possibly get help with 2 more topics?
April 22, 2012 by May-May

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
1. If you were writing a persuasive essay about the need to install solar panels on top of big apartment buildings, what counterargument should you address? (1 point) Homeowners can get tax breaks for installing solar panels on their homes. People are getting very interested ...
December 13, 2012 by Delilah

Essay Writing
Im writing an expository essay on gangs in prison. How should I develop this?
January 18, 2010 by Brittaney

Effective essay writing
Resources: Appendix B, Effective Introductions and Conclusions, Appendix F, and the Center for Writing Excellence Due Date: Day Five Friday July 24 [Individual] forum Generate an introduction and conclusion for your expository essay. Add the introduction and conclusion ...
July 24, 2009 by Sonja

writing
I need help in writing a persuasive paper?
May 23, 2012 by willie

English
Rules of writing an essay?, And what are the main factors of an essay?, How to properly write an essay without an errors?
April 4, 2009 by Aaron

7th grade essay writing
my teacher is having us write a 6 paragraph essay about problems, i'm having trouble writing it.
February 15, 2010 by peter botros

English-Essay Writing
When writing an essay in MLA format with a works cited page,do you have to write the entire name of the book, or just the first couple of words???(Title has 6 words) Thanks
May 10, 2008 by Sue

american history Lexington and Concord Essay
Who was telling the truth? Which source was more believable? Is only one version true or could parts of each source be close to the truth? It is time for you to decide. You will write a persuasive essay explaining what you think really happened on April 19, 1775. [Lexington ...
August 15, 2011 by maria

Writting
Persuasive Writing Assignment: Imagine that you are an agent who is interested in publishing new authors. Choose any book you like and present the book to a publisher in New York. You want to be the person responsible for putting the book on the shelf. You should convince the ...
June 4, 2013 by Amanda

Writing
What does a persuasive paper consist of? If I write a persuasive paper on "Main contributors to school violence" would I pick out let say three main points that I think contribute to school violence and then tell why I picked them?
April 27, 2009 by Ken

Essay titles
If you are writing an essay, and in the title of your essay, you have the title of a novel, does the title of the novel have to be italicized? For example, if you were writing an essay (MLA format)titled A New Perspective on The Scarlet Letter, would The Scarlet Letter need to...
April 13, 2011 by Megan

writing essay
Catherine received a 70 on her essay because the vocabulary was basic and there was a lack if clear and active voice. Which of the following areas of her essay were weak? A. Organization B. Mechanics C. Content D. Style
June 21, 2012 by Clueless

persuasive essay!!
Is it better to go to college and be successful or open your own business without a college degree? Need help writing thesis. What are some benefits of going to college rather than not going to college and opening your own business
March 24, 2008 by Taniya

english
hi, i need to write a persuasive essay that includes a personal narrative. 'you'll have to write a believable persuasive essay about the subject so you should probably feel fairly strongly about it. your subjects should eb issues that are open for debate or situations you tink...
July 1, 2009 by y912f

Comp II
Where can I find persuasive essay topics
August 4, 2008 by China

English
How can you use or organize persuasive messages? You need to consider your own interests when reading a persuasive message. If the message is from your boss, you should probably follow it to the letter if you want to keep your job. If the persuasive message is from an ...
December 13, 2006 by Sharon

Writing
what is a persuasive letter?
September 30, 2007 by Pam

english hlep correction
When i said i have to write an essay, I meant writing an essay about the two books together, not separate Bobpursley's suggestion still works -- whether you're writing about one of the books or both! =)
July 25, 2006 by david

Essay Writing
Corey wrote the first draft of his essay. What is the next step before he revises it? A.Proofread the essay for errors. B.Reorganize the material. C.Leave it alone for a few days. D.None of the above. .I chose A.
October 19, 2009 by larry

essay writing
Which of the following will help you produce clear and effective writing? A. Brainstorming before writing. B. A rubric that provides criteria. C. The style of your paper. D. A solid thesis statement. I chose D.
February 3, 2011 by elena

English Essay Title
What would a good essay title be if I'm writing an essay about a character in a book who is torn between two conflicting forces?
August 28, 2010 by Ethan

english - essay specifically
i am currently writing my essay and i am about to put an example from the book Julius Caesar. what is the "protocol" how do i put a set of quotes into the essay?
April 13, 2009 by ton

English
In persuasive writing, it is important to...?
October 2, 2012 by Taylor

English
In persuasive writing, it is important to
February 3, 2013 by Mike

Composition
Identify the main purpose of a persuasive essay and the elements necessary for it to be effective. Above is the question I had to answer. Here is what I wrote. I am looking for a second opinion if it reads well and covers the question adequately. Thanks... A persuasive essay ...
February 10, 2011 by Jim

essay writing
what is the last thing you should do before turning in your essay? A.Write the second draft. B.Proofread the essay to make sure it is free from errors. C.Revise and edit changing and rearranging the contect. D. All of the above .I CHOSE D.
October 8, 2009 by larry

Persuasive Essay
what do you think about the new healthcare reform?
December 20, 2009 by J

english
How can I write a Persuasive Essay Outline on Physical Eduation?
January 24, 2011 by Jesus

Spanish Persausive Essay
Identify a problem that involves the Spanish language in some way. Your choice! (Example: Unfairness/bias issues in highstakes testing for ESL students) Propose a solution to the problem. And then support and develope your solution into a persuasive writing piece. (Doesn't ...
March 15, 2009 by Holly

social studies
can you help me start my persuasive essay on saying no to amendment 8 2010?
November 2, 2010 by jenny

Writing
I am trying to find out what are parameters of persuasive writing. I tried to goggle it and all I got was links to essays that people wrote. I do not want essays, I want parameters. Please help point me in the write direction.
November 1, 2009 by Lost

Essay
I'm writing a essay on Hurricanes where can I find credible sources for my essay with intext citation or citation.
November 11, 2009 by Tim

English Essay Writing
I posted my English essay homework on March 17,2008 and no one has answered my question yet. I understand that every question may not be answered but I was just wondering If anyone that was good at Eassy writing could take a look thanks very much
March 18, 2008 by Lucie

social studies
No, it is part of my homework to complete a persuasive essay to convince my company
April 7, 2010 by Angela

social studies
can you help me start my persuasive essay on saying no to the florida amendment 2 2010?
November 2, 2010 by majenta

social studies
can someone help me start my persuasive essay on vote for amendment 2 2010?
November 2, 2010 by micheal

english
I have a persuasive essay due by Friday topic your surrounding create who you are
August 15, 2012 by RPCaroll

English
What is a good way to start off a persuasive essay that involves injustice.
May 19, 2014 by Annadona

Eng
When assembling a writing plan for an essay, which of the following should come first? A. The first section of the body of your essay. B. The general idea of your essay C. Material that catches the reader's interest. D. A brief Summary of your conclusion Answer is B.
June 28, 2013 by Jen

English-Essay Writing
When writing an essay about a book I know you underline the book title in the text, but when your comparing it to a movie, do you also underline the movie?? I need help PLEASE Thanks
May 12, 2008 by Mike

english
what does structure mean when writing an essay on ballads If you mean structure of the essay, that refers to how you organize your paragraphs within your paper. Are you following a comparison/contrast pattern? Are you explicating the poem? What you are writing about determines...
September 20, 2006 by shannon

com156
what are three challenges that may arise when writing a persuasive paper?
September 9, 2010 by pirerre

COMPARISON/CONTRAST ESSAY-Please Proofread
1. what are the type of comparison and contrast essay? 2. what are the ways to revise your paragraph in a comparison and contrast essay? 3. define of historical cause and effect essay? 4. comparison and contrast about pre-writing, drafting, revising, editing and proof and ...
July 27, 2013 by Anonymous

Comp 156
Identify the main purpose of a persuasive essay and the elements necessary for it to be effective.
September 8, 2011 by Her

To Mr Salman and armani
Your duplicate posts have been removed. Please scroll down and follow up on the responses you've already received. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1187291359 http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1187305311 Thanks. It was not duplicate response. I wanted to ask whether I ...
August 16, 2007 by Writeacher

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