Traditional Academic Essays In Three Parts
Part I: The Introduction
An introduction is often the paragraph that is first of academic essay. You might need 2 or 3 paragraphs to introduce your topic to your reader if you’re writing a long essay. A good introduction does 2 things:
- Receives the reader’s attention. You will get a reader’s attention by telling a story, providing a statistic, pointing out something strange or interesting, providing and discussing an interesting quote, etc.