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Compare and Contrast Essay
Thesis Statement Boo Radley and Tom Robinson both depict innocence; however, in the conclusion of the novel Tom becomes a cowardly character. Topic Sentence #1—Block Boo Radley is the most misunderstood character in the novel. Topic Sentence #1—Alternating Boo Radley and Tom Robinson are the most misunderstood characters in the novel.
Block FormatAlternating FormatIntroduction Character #1Character Trait #1—Contrast both. Character #2Character Trait #2—Contrast both. ConclusionCharacter Trait #3—Contrast both. Conclusion
How To Write an Introduction for a Compare and Contrast Character Essay 1.Discuss the topic(s) and/or theme(s) in the novel. 2.Introduce the characters and the text. 3.State the thesis statement.
Many people judge other people based on rumors and innuendo rather than getting to know a person’s true character. These negative feelings can change a person’s life forever. In To Kill a Mockingbird, people draw cruel and unfair conclusions about Boo Radley and Tom Robinson. In reality, both of the characters are innocent and harmless; however, where Boo Radley shows courage, Tom Robinson is cowardly.