Question and answer
Explain how purpose, audience, tone and content impact academic writing?
Any essay paper must have a purpose. Defining a goal in an essay writing task lays out the foundation on what the writer wants to accomplish. This way, the student can think of the various steps he or she must take to make writing process manageable. [ [ A helpful tip is for the student to ask the purpose of the essay. Is the goal of the essay to convince others, to teach a concept or to pay
homage to one?s achievements? 2- Analyze Possible Topics/Brainstorm After defining one?s goals, the writer must sit down and consider possible topics that he or she wants to explore. A student may think of an idea, thing, place or a person for his or her topic. 3- Make an Outline An outline gives a student a rough draft on how to proceed with the entire essay writing process. It is also helpful to consult the class adviser. This way, the writer gains valuable inputs on how to improve the final essay paper. Having a full understanding of these three initial steps can help students save precious time before starting the formal phase of essay writing. --------------------------------------? Subject If you have chosen your own topic, it is likely that you have some interest in the subject of your essay. Think through why it does/doesn?t interest you. Do you think it?s unimportant? What is a related topic or issue that is more important? Could you incorporate the topic you see as more important into a discussion of the original assigned topic? It may be that your topic is engaging and interesting. Still, do some thinking, and take notes. Grab a sheet of paper, and write down your initial and subsequent thoughts on your topic. No thought is too small or too large to consider at this stage although you will generate many thoughts that may never make it into your paper. Just keep thinking and recording until you determine the angle from which you want to approach your topic. Once you have determined the approach you will take and the basic statement you want to make about it, you can begin narrowing the information you will present about the subject. ] ]
Expert answered|kingdom22|Points 231|
Question
Asked 8/6/2011 2:56:11 PM
Updated 4/4/2013 9:00:14 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
0
The purpose affects academic writing, because it tells the audience what you are writing about your subject. The tone is determined by how you express what you are saying and it must be inviting while maintaining an appropriate style. The content should support ideas that are logical and should include the introduction, thesis statement, supporting paragraphs and also conclusions. For more on this, check out
Added 4/4/2013 9:00:14 AM
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
18,792,964 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Write the quadratic equation in general form. What is the value of b ...
Weegy: 8x + 3 = 7x - 2 8x - 7x = -2 - 3 x = -5 User: If (x + 1)(x - 3) = 5, then which of the following statements ...
12/18/2014 12:37:17 PM| 4 Answers
Find the sum of (5x3 + 3x2 - 5x + 4) and (8x3 -5x2 + 8x + 9).
Weegy: (5x3 + 3x2 - 5x + 4) + (8x3 -5x2 + 8x + 9) = 13x^3 2x^2 + 3x + 13
12/18/2014 10:16:03 AM| 3 Answers
Which ordered pairs is the solution for the given system. x + 3y = ...
Weegy: A. (-1, 3) User: Solve the system, using substitution. 4x + y = 4 and y = 4 - 4x A. no ...
12/18/2014 11:09:21 AM| 3 Answers
Evaluate 0! + 1!.
Weegy: A number can not be divided by zero. The answer to 8/0 is undefined. User: Evaluate. 5!/5!2! Weegy: ...
12/18/2014 12:21:23 PM| 3 Answers
Which of the following does not provide evidence that continents ...
Weegy: B. The existence of glacial grooves does not provide evidence that continents move. User: The most ...
12/18/2014 12:29:01 PM| 3 Answers
Robert E. Lee
Weegy: Robert E. Lee was an American career military officer who is best known for having commanded the Confederate ...
12/18/2014 6:07:56 AM| 2 Answers
Stress is __________. A. positive or negative, depending on ...
Weegy: Stress is the body's automatic physical reaction to real or imagined forces. User: High blood pressure is a ...
12/18/2014 7:37:36 AM| 2 Answers
Which personal pronoun best completes the sentence? How is it used? ...
Weegy: The correct pronoun is: Us; predicate nominative. At first they wouldn't admit to the deed, but later they said, ...
12/18/2014 8:01:31 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
Points 1083 [Total 4927]| Ratings 0| Comments 1083| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 683 [Total 1374]| Ratings 1| Comments 673| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
Points 649 [Total 14834]| Ratings 0| Comments 649| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 639 [Total 639]| Ratings 1| Comments 629| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 88 [Total 6407]| Ratings 1| Comments 78| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 68 [Total 1528]| Ratings 1| Comments 58| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 33 [Total 6700]| Ratings 0| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 30]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 23 [Total 29]| Ratings 0| Comments 23| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 22 [Total 22]| Ratings 0| Comments 2| Invitations 2|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.