Incorporating literary terms into a thesis?

My teacher is having us make an essay about a book as a speech in english, and we have to use 2-3 literary terms to make a thesis. The project is based on 1 of the 4 motivational posters in the classroom, and since i read the book "adventures of tom sawyer", i chose teamwork. Anyways, does anyone have an idea about how i could make the thesis? I have no idea how to do it.

Similar Asks:

  • Should I read this book about The Prophet (SAW)………? - Asalam alykum wa ramatollhi wa barkatuhuwe have a project for english calss and we can read any book we want for it (with our teacher’s approval) and have to write this whole essay thing on’s like 20% of our final markanyway i wanted to read a book about The Prophet Sal Allahu Alyahi Wa
  • Easy question! i was wondering how to start my essay on another peer in the classroom? creative introduction!? - hi! so i have a project for english class and i was supposed to interview a fellow peer and write a essay/speech on them. i have no idea though how to start my essay! were not allowed to say : for my project i did it on (insert name)my idea on the intro: so
  • Does anyone have an outline and essay on The Adventures of Tom Sawyer? - Does anyone have an outline and essay on The Adventures of Tom Sawyer? User tags:incorporating literary terms into a literary essay
  • What is a thesis i could write about Hitchens’ god is not Great? - I chose this book for my grade 11 english ISU because its a topic i strongly agree with I just am kind of unsure on how to write an essay about an “essay” because thats really what the book is, a really long essay. anyone whose read it have any ideas for a thesis? User tags:incorporating
  • Cold War Children’s Book? - Alright for a school project I have to create a book on the Cold WarDirections: you are to write and illustrate a children’s book based on one (or more) of the theme(s) of the post war world. The book should be written in language that children could understand, but that also addresses theme(s) from the
  • How to write a proposal essay about immigration I need help? - I’m doing a group project the topic we chose is immigration and my teacher asked for each member write their own proposal I have no idea how to start User tags:incorporating literary terms into a literary essay
  • Do i need a work cited page for my essay? - everyone in the class had to read the book The House On Mango Street and write a literary analysis paper. do i need to include a work cited page? The teacher obviously knows what book we read so does it matter? i did quote and cite the page number a few times in my essay

User tags:

  • incorporating literary terms into a literary essay

2 Answers to “Incorporating literary terms into a thesis?”

  1. pillager says:

    Literary terms are metaphors, alliteration, foreshadowing, puns, etc. Think of a topic like it’s a question: “What shows teamwork in Tom Sawyer?” Your thesis answers this in a specific way. For instance, a thesis that uses 3 literary terms would be, “Tom uses (1) hyperbole and vivid (2) imagery to resolve (3) conflict in order to create teamwork.” The literary terms refer to how the formation of the plot and the language of the book. This includes the introduction, the rising action, the climax, the falling action, and the conclusion. You could talk about a specific part of the plot, too, which would also be literary terms. Check out [external link] … and [external link] … Remember, a thesis says how specifically an author does the something. The “something” in this case is teamwork, so you are looking for ways that happens.On a side note, you can always ask the teacher for types of literary terms that s/he is looking for. It’s always better to be safe when your grade is on the line.

  2. unsawn says:

    Why not start out with a flashback of some kind. Foreshadowing is a literary element that uses hints or clues to suggest what will happen later in the story.A funeral, some time in a cave, the discovery of a box of gold surpass the protagonist’s desire for adventure.