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The Reverse Outline and the TEA Formula.

In a previous post, I explained the thesis statement; in this post, I want to shed some light on the reverse outline and the TEA formula. The Reverse Outline is done after a draft is written and highlights the main ideas in the draft. This outline method is to make it easier for you to focus on […]
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Word Modifiers: Friends and Foes?

Word modifiers are easy to use since people use them in everyday conversation. When I am going back through my rough drafts, I find my paper sprinkled with “just” and the “ly” adverbs.These are only (see what I did?)  a few examples.  I am not completely (oops) against using word modifiers, just (hmm) not all the […]
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