Argumentative Structure:Writing an Argument

Argumentative Structure:Writing an Argument

Author: Karen Hamilton

Upon successful completion of this tutorial, the student should be able to:

  • Recognize the structure of an argumentative pattern
  • Create an argumentative paragraph or essay

This presentation will help you understand what argumentative structure is and how to write an argumentative (persuasion) paragraph or essay.

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What is Argument Writing?

Source: Purdue University Writing Lab

Organizing the Argument

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Argument Writing Self-Assessment Checklist

Use this checklist to edit and revise your paper.

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