ESSAY #1 The Persuasive Summary
Entering the Conversation
In the first unit of English 201, we read chapters 1-12 of On Writing Well by William Zinsser. Select and address aspects you learned from, and about, Zinsser and summarize. 1100 words minimum.
Write an essay in which you demonstrate your understanding of the key concepts from Zinsser’s book On Writing Well by relating them to real-life example(s) including those drawn from your own experience. You might choose to work with one extended example or supply different examples for each concept you discuss. Whichever strategies you choose, your purposes are to do the following: