Essay Tools — Updated May 27, 2015

These are some tools to help you write essays:

Documents that Will Help You Write Essays:

List of Transitional Words

Sample First Page of an Essay

First vs Second vs Third

The Elements of an Excellent Essay

How to Write a Comparative Literary Essay

Thesis Statements

Essay Outline

How to Integrate Quotations (courtesy of Ms Simon)

Links to Important Websites:

How to Write an Essay

General Information About Essay Writing (Make sure to check out ALL of the links to UOttawa, UofT, Bishop’s, UofR, and UofS)