Essay #5: Definition
As stated in the Overview, you are to write a 900 word essay based on a definition. Start with the Dictionary Definition of your subject and then expand into more definitions based on peoples’ concepts of the subject. The dictionary will automatically be one of your sources, which you need to cite in the essay and list in the Works Cited. You will also need at least one more source that gives information about your topic, and you will also cite that source in your essay and list it in the Works Cited. Explain, using examples, beliefs and other components. The textbook readings will help you to understand. Remember to cite sources that you use, even if it’s an interview with someone.
Choose one of the following subjects as your topic:
Remember that you are not allowed to use personal pronouns.