1. What is the essay about? (one sentence)
2. What is the author's purpose/thesis?
3. How effective is the title?
4. How does the author introduce the essay?
5. What evidence or support does the writer use
6. Comment on the writer's style. You may choose his/her use of tone, diction, imagery, details, syntax. Two stylistic elements are sufficient. Support your opinion with examples from the reading.
7. How does the writer conclude the essay?