Guide to Writing a Basic Essay: Sample Essay

Skills
Basic Essay participants will learn to master a basic 5-paragraph structure by writing 3 different essays on topics of their choice. Throughout the course, participants will gain skill in brainstorming, 5-paragraph essay structure, thesis statements, conclusions, transitions, outlining, narrating, drafting, editing, revising, stylistic techniques, grammar, punctuation, and more.

Basic essay writing tips should also address the delivery of your work.



Writing a basic essay outline is a bit like building a house. Decide on a design (essay topic and genre), draft the plan (your outline), purchase the material (brainstorm your words and ideas) and then start ‘building’.


The essay below demonstrates the principles of writing a basic essay

Basic Essay Structure:

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