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Process:  1. Start with a Thesis that says something not obvious and arguable  2

Process: 
1. Start with a Thesis that says something not obvious and arguable 
2. Write about 5 Topic Sentences supporting the Thesis (full sentences). 
3. Support each Topic Sentence with evidence from the film/ novel/ story. 
4. This evidence should include the language, not just the plot. This means 
avoiding plot summary; I know the plot; you don’t need to repeat it for me.
5. Focus on literary devices: metaphor, hyperbole, repetition, symbols, character development and foils, themes, use of unique words, etc. 
6. Using the evidence you found, write 5 full body paragraphs 
7. Write an Introduction Paragraph and a Concluding Paragraph 
8. Check your English carefully 
9. Make sure your essay is in proper MLA format