How would you format a comment analysis article on this topic:  Who is responsible for civility? There needs to be a lead, 3 paragraphs and a closing.

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I think that the standard 5 paragraph essay is what you are describing.  The first paragraph is an introduction, where you begin with a hook asking a question or listing a statistic about your topic.   You might start with: When did you learn the difference between right and wrong?  The idea is to set the tone for your reader and get your reader thinking about the topic.

Next comes a thesis, where you state in one simple clear sentence what your essay is about.  Decide who you will argue is responsible for civility.  You want to...

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