This is “The Writing Process: End-of-Chapter Exercises”, section 8.5 from the book Successful Writing (v. 1.0).
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Write a thesis statement and a formal sentence outline for an essay about the writing process. Include separate paragraphs for prewriting, drafting, and revising and editing. Your audience will be a general audience of educated adults who are unfamiliar with how writing is taught at the college level. Your purpose is to explain the stages of the writing process so that readers will understand its benefits.
Please share with a classmate and compare your answers.