PURPOSE OF AN OPINION ESSAY
  • In an opinion essay you say what you think about a given topic.
  • It is essential that you give reasons for your opinions.
  • Do not forget that in an opinion essay there are no right or wrong answers. Your are not talking about facts.
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STRUCTURE OF AN OPINION ESSAY
  • Title
  • First paragraph: Introduce the topic and state your opinion.
  • Middle paragraph(s): Give reasons for your opinion and examples.
  • Final paragraph: Summarise your argument and give your conclusions.

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Connectors of addition are good to create a cohesive text (in addition, as well as, and, also.)

WRITE AN OPINION ESSAY ABOUT AN INVENTION
  • Minimum length: 75 words
  • Deadline: Thursday 12th March at 23:55 PM - They will be corrected on Friday.
  • Deadline for finishing your Learning Diaries: Monday at 17:00 PM

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