Argumentative Essay Outline
*Attention Getter is IMPORTANT
*Next, explain the current situation. What is the world like “as
is” in relation to your issue? Why is it important? What drew
you to this topic?
*You can include comments and quotations from an informal
survey you conducted with people you know, you can also
explain how other people you know feel about the subject.
*Mention misconceptions related to your topic, if any.
*Next you need to provide background information.
*What are the details to your problem?
*What is the struggle? Why is it a unique and complicated
*Include examples to illustrate the struggle or issue.
*You can provide official statistics on the problem, current
laws related to the topic, or the position the social majority
has. This information should be coming from your research.
*Don’t forget to appeal to ETHOS.
*Now you need to create a section that CLEARLY establishes
your claim. Say to yourself, clear the