How to write an essay?
An essay is a creative work, so arbitrary forms are allowed in terms of structure and design. Therefore, a lot in this regard depends on what subject and for what purpose the text is being written. It will never be superfluous to clarify with the teacher how to arrange an essay given by him. Perhaps the design nuances are completely unimportant for him, he just wants to see your thoughts on a given topic. Most often this is what happens when performing ordinary ordinary homework. In this case, the requirements for registration are extremely simple:
- availability of reference
- presentation of thoughts in the form of theses with arguments
- paragraph breakdown
- the presence of a conclusion with reasonable conclusions
The rest of the composition for such works can be completely free. However, if you have to write an essay for the exam, university entrance or other important points, then the requirements are somewhat tougher.
So, if you are preparing an essay for a serious reason, then you need to take care of the competent design. And the first thing to do is the title page. It should display the topic of work, who performed it, as well as information about the curator, school, course, etc. For the title page is a plan or content. Further, the introduction is written under page number 3. It should express the formulation of the topic, question, problem. Write it on a separate sheet. Next comes the main part, which sets out the theses and arguments to them. It is very important to be able to prove your point of view, adhering to the logical structure. After all, all paragraphs must be related to each other, have a meaningful unity. If quotations are used in this, they should come with footnotes that will be disclosed at the end of the work. In short, sources should be arranged according to all the rules of bibliography.
After the main part is a conclusion on a separate sheet. It summarizes everything described in the previous section, concludes. The next sheet is a list of references.
Here are a few words about the features of the design of the essay. Its regulated volume is from 4 to 16 pages. The text is typed in a standard font of 14 points with a one-and-a-half spacing with centimeter paragraphs. Each section should begin with a new page. The finished essay is printed on A4 paper or submitted in electronic format.