A good definition essay is required to have a strong thesis statement in which the point of view of the author on a certain term is revealed. Ordinarily, the term is given the general basic definition implying that the dictionary definitions must be only a start for the author’s unique definition of the term. In order to make a definition essay professionally it is necessary to find a definition of the term that corresponds to the opinion of the author. The definition is always given in own words and specifies what meaning of the term is to be analyzed.
In order for your essay to be convincing and make sense, it needs to
be presented inside a well structured piece of writing. How do you do
this within the framework of an essay's general structure of
Conclusion ? Firstly, you need to be clear about
what elements you should include within these three sections of an essay.
The table below outlines these elements.
General statement or orientation to topic
Brief summary of the main topics/arguments/points made in the essay Body paragraphs