Part II: Introduction-Wraps to Avoid!

Part II: Introduction-Wraps to Avoid!

We all have our favorite beginnings and endings, but for the purpose of our formal academic papers, some make better wraps than others. In Part I: Introduction/Conclusion–It’s a Wrap!, I asked you to envision your paper as a sandwich, and went over the basics of...
Part I: Introduction/Conclusion–It’s a Wrap!

Part I: Introduction/Conclusion–It’s a Wrap!

Envision your paper as a sandwich. The introduction and conclusion are the wrap. In a sandwich, you have options (bread, pita, tortillas, lettuce, etc.), but they serve one singular purpose. The same principle works for your paper. If the wrap fails, quite often, the...