Referential Paper A
Paragraph 1—summarize and state thesis of essay #1 (100 words maximum)
Paragraph 2—summarize and state thesis of essay #2 (100 words maximum)
Paragraph 3—discuss and give examples of the purpose(s) in each essay (expressive, literary,
Paragraph 4—discuss and give examples of the patterns of organization in each essay (narration,
description, evaluation, classification, comparison/contrast)
Paragraph 5—objectively evaluate the essays stating which is better written and explain why (or you
may explain how both are equally well-written).
Since this is a referential paper, you must
avoid using first person commentary such as “I think,” “I feel,” etc.