Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Formal Essay

1. This is a formal essay, so use the characters' full names: 
Johnny Cade,  Ponyboy Curtis,  Robert (Bob) Sheldon,  
Dallas Winston,  Sherri (Cherry) Valance,  etc. 

Keith (Two-Bit) Mathews, Sodapop Curtis, Darrel Curtis, Steve Randle 

2. Do not use contractions. 

3. Do not use text-speak, emoticons, abbreviations.

4. Use third person.  Do not us you, I, me, my, etc. 

5. Use academic vocabulary (correctly).