Argument Essay: Layout (3773)

What does 3773 layout mean? It just means an essay with 20 sentences: 3 in the introduction, 7 in the second paragraph, 7 in the third paragraph, and 3 in the conclusion:

Introduction: Three sentences
  • Present situation
  • Both sides of Argument
  • What you are going to do in this essay / Your opinion
Paragraph 2: Seven or eight sentences
  • Topic Sentence
  • Argument 1 or Reason 1
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Argument 2 or Reason 2
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Argument 3 or Reason 3
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Summary sentence for Para 3
       
Paragraph 3: Seven or eight sentences
  • Topic Sentence
  • Argument 1 or Reason 1
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Argument 2 or Reason 2
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Argument 3 or Reason 3
  • Example, Explanation, or supporting detail
  • Summary sentence for Para 3
Conclusion
  • Summary
  • Present situation and your opinion
  • Future statement

What do you want to do now?