Date of publication: 2017-08-27 04:28
Another type of format that you can use to write your compare and contrast essay is to use cue words. Cue words give clues as to whether you are comparing or contrasting the subjects and make your essay easier to follow.
This handout will help you first to determine whether a particular assignment is asking for comparison/contrast and then to generate a list of similarities and differences, decide which similarities and differences to focus on, and organize your paper so that it will be clear and effective. It will also explain how you can (and why you should) develop a thesis that goes beyond 8775 Thing A and Thing B are similar in many ways but different in others. 8776
Using compare and contrast transition words are very easy. Nevertheless, they can greatly affect your article’s readability and quality in a positive way. Ergo, make sure you always use them.
Before you begin writing your introductory paragraph , it is a good idea to go through a few steps. This will help you organize your thoughts, which is important for this type of assignment. It s especially helpful to begin by creating a quick chart.
The best way to learn something is by observing it, so you should definitely read some compare and contrast essay examples. For instance, try these resources:
7) You can use one paragraph to write about one subject, and the other paragraph to write about the other subject. And use the final paragraph to do your comparison of the two subjects.
Suppose that you are writing a paper comparing two novels. For most literature classes, the fact that they both use Calson type (a kind of typeface, like the fonts you may use in your writing) is not going to be relevant, nor is the fact that one of them has a few illustrations and the other has none literature classes are more likely to focus on subjects like characterization, plot, setting, the writer 8767 s style and intentions, language, central themes, and so forth. However, if you were writing a paper for a class on typesetting or on how illustrations are used to enhance novels, the typeface and presence or absence of illustrations might be absolutely critical to include in your final paper.
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