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W HAT IS AN EXTENDED DEFINITION ? What is it? What does it mean? These two common questions both ask for definitions. When we define, we are trying to clear up any confusion there might be. Oftentimes, it is not the esoteric or difficult words that need defining, but the simple words we use everyday.
P APER G UIDELINES Begin your essay with a formal definition. Please do not start your essay with the old cliché, According to Webster… (Boring…) Tell the reader why you are defining the term Use several examples to make sure that your reader know what you mean when you use the term Each body paragraph should include at least one CM
A SSIGNMENT Write an extended definition of one of the following terms Censorshipshirt Male chauvinsima wedding Naturefather Funkyeyeglasses A flirtlipstick Patriotism A bargain Uptight A white lie Sportsmanship