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Basic format for an introduction

Different types of intros

Topic, Theme, and Thesis

How to write a thesis

How to write a thesis about a book

Basic format for a body paragraph

How to write a literary element paragraph

Basic format for a conclusion

Literary Analysis Essay (Advanced)

Verbs to use when writing about literature

Adjectives to use when describing tone

How to analyze a literary element or quotation

How to close read for literary or rhetorical analysis

How to use quotations

More help using quotations

Glossary of literary terms



Last Modified on February 21, 2016