Summer Reading Assignment for Noah Lukeman's "A Dash of Style"
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Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Use precise language, domain-specific vocabulary, and techniques such as metaphor, simile, and analogy to manage the complexity of the topic.
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented.
Use words, phrases, and clauses as well as varied syntax to link the major sections of the text, create cohesion, and clarify the relationships between claim(s) and reasons, between reasons and evidence, and between claim(s) and counterclaims.
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.