environmental problem

Writing an academic essay

The world is facing many environmental problems these days. Outline one environmental problem facing your country or city today and describe some issues that have arisen plus some possible solutions for this problem.

Topic = environmental problems in the world

Focus = environmental problems and solutions

Introduction

Background

Definition

Issue

Purpose The essay will outline one environmental problem facing China

Thesis this essay will argues that

 

 

BP1 Problem   Topic sentence = topic + controlling idea

 

Air pollution

Citations – primary and secondary, evidence, examples, name of the problem and effects,

Although, however, even though = concession

Paraphrase, no personal pronouns

Could, might: , may

 

 

 

 

BP2  TS  The first solution to solve the environmental problem could be …..

 

solution

 

 

 

 

Conclusion no new information (restate the issue) +reason why?