Sunday, September 26, 2010
Writing an Argumentative Essay
1) Watch the 2010 World Bank International Essay Competition 2nd place winner and answer the following questions:
- Why do you think it receved the second prize?
- What type of essay is it?
- How does the author support his point of view?
2) Download the PDF file and take the quiz then check your answers.
3) Now let's practise how well you can use connectors. Take the QUIZ.
3) What is a thesis? Watch the video and write your own, detailed definition.
4) Watch the Video Essay "A Scenic America" and write your opinions about the essay in 150-200 words.
Posted by Dr Daniela Munca-Aftenev