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What are the criteria for judging whether a thesis statement is clear and concise?
a thesis statement fulfills five basic criteria: 1. It states the essay's subject - the topic that you are discussing. 2. [ It reflects the essay's purpose - either to give your readers information or to persuade your readers to agree with you. 3. It includes a focus - your assertion that conveys your point of view. 4. It uses specific language - avoids vague
words and generalizations. 5. It may (but doesn't have to) state the major subdivisions of the essay's topic. ]
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Why do you think it is important for thesis to be only one declarative sentence of 25 words or less
Weegy: It is what tells the reader exactly what you are going to cover in your paper so that they can see if they are interested in reading further or not. You may lose their attention if it is longer than 25 words. User: Do you agree or disagree with the writing technique Weegy: The pattern of every academic paper follows the basic template of the five-paragraph essay, the most crucial of which is the first paragraph. [ The structure of your introductory paragraph revolves around refining the thesis statement along with an explanation of your specific subject and the queries you intend to make in the course of your written piece. It will also determine how the closing argument will be structured, as your opening argument is traditionally repeated in the conclusion. Read more: Refining a Thesis Statement | eHow.com ] User: Do you agree or disagree in the wrting technique Weegy: I agree. Do you? (More)
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