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In Weeks 9 and 10, you will develop an essay using definition as the rhetorical strategy. This week, you will complete your essay.

Review the criteria for a definition essay.
Continue with the essay you started in Week 9.
Expand your definition by including the word's origin, the history of how its meaning has changed, and concrete examples.
Using Microsoft Word, prepare your finished essay that follows APA guidelines and includes:

A title page (new for Week 10).
An introduction (prepared during Week 9 and revised based on instructor feedback).
Two to three double-spaced paragraphs developing your definition, including at least one in-text citation (new for Week 10). Follow the sample body paragraph for a definition essay found on page 449 of your textbook.
Write a conclusion (new for Week 10.). Follow the sample conclusion paragraph for a definition essay, found on page 449 of your textbook.
A reference page featuring at least one source (prepared during Week 9 and revised based on your completed essay in Week 10).

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