The Structure of a Good Paper

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When we refer to the structure of a paper, we mean the way the paper is organized. Well-structured papers take the time to creatively introduce the subject matter, present the content in a clear and logical order, and conclude by reinforcing the main idea and providing a sense of closure.

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A Poem You Won’t Never Forget

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A narrative poem on love, grammar, and the dangers of the double negative.

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Grammar Rock: Verbs

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Here’s the Grammar Rock cartoon on verbs. It’s not my favorite. Not as catchy and the explanation of verbs seems …

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5 Tips for Creating Memorable Characters

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The most important aspect of a great fictional character is how much the reader cares about him. Some characters are lovable (Wilbur the pig, Bilbo Baggins, Pinocchio), some are heroic (Odysseus, Paul Bunyan, Superman), some are tragic (Hamlet, Willy Loman, John Henry), and some are just plain evil (Iago, Saruman, The Wicked Witch of the West). The point is, we feel strongly about them one way or another.

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