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Essay paper writing guide

The Basics of Essay Writing

General

Outlines

Thesis Statements

Introduction

Types of Introductions

Conclusions

Drafts

Essay Types

The Five Paragraph Essay

The Admissions/Application Essay

The Argumentative Essay

The Cause And Effect Essay

The Classification / Division Essay

The Comparison / Contrast Essay

The Critical Essay

The Definition Essay

The Exploratory/Descriptive Essay

The Expository Essay

The Informal Essay

The Literary Essay

The Narrative Essay

The Personal Essay

The Persuasive Essay

The Research Essay

The Response Essay

The Scholarship Essay

Citation Guides

MLA

APA

Chicago

Turabian

Other Style Guides