The essay earned a score of 8 for its sophisticated argument and its consistent ability to control a wide range of the elements of effective writing. AP ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION AP English Language and Composition Teacher and Student Resources; Active Page: Developing an Argument Back. Developing an Argument Print this page. beginning of content: Substituting a thesisoriented expository essay for an argumentative essay. The AP English Language persuasive (or argumentative) essay is one of the three longform freeresponse questions that will make up 55 of your score on the AP English Language and Composition Exam.
If you can convert literary evidence into a clear, convincing argument, you will be on your way to mastering your advanced placement English course. Reading meticulously, planning carefully, and writing with focus combine to help you create a successful argumentative paper for AP English. Sample Argument Essay# 5. Click Here to View Essay" Society Begins at Home" (PDF Document) Sample Argument Essay# 6.
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