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How can I start a comparison essay that I have to write based on a handout given out in...

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imtly94 | Student, Grade 11 | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted October 16, 2010 at 8:21 AM via web

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How can I start a comparison essay that I have to write based on a handout given out in class and the textbook we use?

This is for a college paper.

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kobii | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted October 16, 2010 at 11:01 AM (Answer #1)

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  • a handout given in d class room is addressed to the practical need of the students of d class..while a book deals with things in a general way..books will make u learn things in a general(often in a stereo type) way..while handouts are usually designed to make u understad things in more effective n friendly way........
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janelle-m | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Honors

Posted October 17, 2010 at 9:57 AM (Answer #2)

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Always start your essay by making a outline.  What I suggest doing here, is making a list of similarities and differences between the handout and the textbook.  You will then be able to look at this information and come up with a thesis statement.  From here, continue in the usual fashion of outlining and essay.

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