Below is a table that falls under the comment “Ambiguous.” For more information about this comment, click on the “A” category or type the word in the search box. You may print the table for class discussions.
Table 1: Sample Essay Prompt
|Section of Paper/Other||First Step||Second Step
|Introduction||Identify your problem.||Describe your thesis.|
|Research Goals/Methodology||Describe your goals.||Outline a method for how
you will complete the project.
|Writing Schedule||Create a writing timetable||Provide a timetable
for rewriting Homework #2.
|Literature Review||Research more sources.||Revise your source list
and provide a description of at least
two works you will use.
|Professional Statement on MLA||Revise errors in MLA use.||Write a statement on how
you will incorporate MLA.
|Conclusion||Identify inconsistencies.||Develop an impact statement
by describing how your paper
will have an impact on others.
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