Throughout the Writing Whatever program, you have seen examples of great writing from professional authors. Now it’s time to dig deep into an essay that is one of the most frequently read essays of modern times. Amazingly, it demonstrates virtually all of the lessons we have covered in the Writing Whatever program. In addition, you will learn how to write a grabber introduction, how to organize your body paragraphs with clarity and detail, and how to end with a clincher paragraph that summarizes and convinces. Isn’t that where you have been heading all along?

Course curriculum

  • 1
    34 — The Snapshot Introduction
    • Welcome!
    • 34 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 2
    35 — The Vocabulary Triangle
    • 35 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 3
    36 — How To Use a Semicolon
    • 36 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 4
    37 — Correlative Conjunctions
    • 37 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 5
    38 — How Form Echoes Content
    • 38 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 6
    39 — Compare and Contrast Essay
    • 39 — Video
    • Forum: Open Comments
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  • 7
    40 — A Superb Model Essay
    • Introduction to the Essay
    • Essay: Complete text
    • Essay: Bullet points
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 8
    41 — Paragraph 1
    • 41 — Text
    • 41 — Reading only
    • 41 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 9
    42 — Paragraph 2
    • 42 — Text
    • 42 — Reading only
    • 42 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 10
    43 — Paragraph 3
    • 43 — Text
    • 43 — Reading only
    • 43 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 11
    44 — Paragraph 4 - Part 1
    • 44 — Text
    • 44 — Reading only
    • 44 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 12
    45 — Paragraph 4 - Part 2
    • 45 — Text
    • 45 — Reading only
    • 45 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 13
    46 — Paragraph 4 - Part 3
    • 46 — Text
    • 46 — Reading only
    • 46 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 14
    47 — Paragraph 5 - Part 1
    • 47 — Text
    • 47 — Reading only
    • 47 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 15
    48 — Paragraph 5 - Part 2
    • 48 — Text
    • 48 — Reading only
    • 48 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 16
    49 — Paragraph 6
    • 49 — Text
    • 49 — Reading only
    • 49 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 17
    50 — Paragraph 7
    • 50 — Text
    • 50 — Reading only
    • 50 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 18
    51 — Paragraph 8
    • 51 — Text
    • 51 — Reading only
    • 51 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 19
    52 — Paragraph 9
    • 52 — Text
    • 52 — Reading only
    • 52 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 20
    53 — Paragraph 10
    • 53 — Text
    • 53 — Reading only
    • 53 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 21
    54 — Paragraph 11
    • 54 — Text
    • 54 — Reading only
    • 54 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 22
    55 — Paragraph 12
    • 55 — Text
    • 55 — Reading only
    • 55 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 23
    56 — Paragraph 13
    • 56 — Text
    • 56 — Reading only
    • 56 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 24
    57 — Paragraph 14
    • 57 — Text
    • 57 — Reading only
    • 57 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 25
    58 — Paragraph 15 - Part 1
    • 58 — Text
    • 58 — Reading only
    • 58 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments
  • 26
    59 — Paragraph 15 - Part 2
    • 59 — Text
    • 59 — Reading only
    • 59 — Commentary
    • Forum: Open Comments

A note about pricing

The price of $99 for the "Essay" course is discounted to $79 when you purchase the "Complete" course. See the PRICING link (above) for details.