Editing Content

In the final review of your essay make sure that you have clearly:

  • introduced your work
  • organized your paragraphs to lead your reader smoothly through your ideas
  • summarized your ideas appropriately
Click on the sections below for a list of specific questions to consider with respect to your introduction, body and conclusion.

It is a good idea to review and revise the ideas and arguments of your essay regularly while writing. Strategies for this process of global editing are described in the Revising Your Arguments module.