The other sentences in the box must develop the key sentence.
As you develop your key sentences you may want to add another box with another key sentences and its own paragraph.
- Be sure that you know the peculiarities of the citation style of your future essay.
Quotes have to be properly attributed with the correct page numbers and lines.
To make a long story short, it is the last paragraph in your literary essay which answers the “so what?
” question your reader may have after reading your essay.
Make your thesis about the text and develop your essay supporting your ideas using evidence from the book.
A thesis for a literary essay must: INTRO: The introduction is the first paragraph with a HOOK, which catches the interest of a reader.
Use literary techniques and devices in order to prove your thesis.
Use specific quotes and examples to maintain your idea and cite them.