Finish writing your final essay, print it out and bring it to class next week. All students must complete this essay to pass this course. Students absent on this day or who fail to give me their final essay will automatically fail the course. We will also read each other’s essays and do some final free writing.
- Missing words
- Verb forms and tenses
- Subject-verb agreement
- Academic language
- Format (double-spaced, name, date, etc., title, at least a 5-space indent, bibliography) – see the example student essay in your MLA handbook
- “Okinawan is a dialect of Japanese.” Is that statement a fact or an opinion? How can we check it?
- How do dialects differ from a standard language?
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