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Who can tell me how to write a persuasive essay


There are many places that a student can find how to write a persuasive essay. As this is an essay that is written to push a point of view by the writer that they believe; pro or con. Think of a debate where one states and presents a point of view, then tries to persuade as many as they can to their side. That is essentially what a persuasive essay is.

  • Instructor
  • Handbook/textbook
  • Professional sites
  • Library

Instructor

When your instructor assigns the paper, they will tell what they are looking for, and explain what a persuasive essay is. If the student still has trouble understanding this, they can talk to the instructor. This will give them more information and outlines or given resources to look up. Any instructor will take the time to help the student understand what they want.

Handbook/textbook

The student has a lot of resources at their hands to begin with. Every student should have a copy of their style guides that they will need. It should have been bought at the beginning of the semester with their textbooks. Another handbook is their writing manual, these will also cover a lot of various styles and essays. This is another book that is required for any student at the beginning of their semester. The English handbook will also have outline of how to write different essays. These are very useful and explain things very well. Any student going to college or a university should have all three types of books in their library.

Professional sites

The internet has many resources for students. A student can search for how to guides on any essay they need. Searching for “how to write a persuasive essay” will bring up many sites dedicated to helping students write these. It will also find some DIY sites that have editor reviewed articles on this. On good DIY sites, the editor will make sure on their articles and especially student how-to’s.

Library

The libraries in the area the student is going to school at will have books, and media explaining how to write these. Also the staff all have been in school themselves to learn Library science, and have had to do these. So they can help explain what and how to write one. The school and public libraries can also direct the student to the better guides to help them with their work.