From Personal to Public Writing: Return to Your Writing
Review the folder of paragraphs that you have written in response to the assignments at the beginnings of the earlier chapters. Compare them with the essays that you have written for this chapter. Find sentences that show the difference between personal and public writing. Find examples of improvement in your writing from earlier to later papers. List two qualities that you like best in your writing. Discuss all of these observations with your classmates, tutor, or teacher.