But before you begin writing your essay, it is important to brainstorm your topic and create a list of similarities and differences between the subjects.
You will introduce the subject in your introduction paragraph.
In college, the instructors don’t always seem to know the students on the same personal level.
The instructors have much higher expectations of the...
In high school, the personnel seem to watch out for students almost like they are their own children. Most teachers remind students of their responsibilities, help them set goals, prioritize and assign a very manageable amount of homework.
In some high schools, students are required to learn the bare minimum to pass the test.
There are several ways you can develop the body paragraphs of your compare and contrast essay.
1) You can compare and contrast the elements of the subject in each paragraph. 2) You can use one paragraph to write about one subject, and the other paragraph to write about the other subject.
If you are struggling with how to organize your compare and contrast essay, begin by going back to the basics – and the best basic is a Venn diagram.
Draw two overlapping concentric circles and do some brainstorming, either from what you know or from what you have researched.