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Different Lead Types

Anecdote
"Why"
Shocker
Curmudgeon
Comparison
Confession
Split

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Characteristics of Coherence

1. Flow like a river
2. Kill the bunny
3. Be like Spock - be logic
4. Sober up the drunk

2

What does COCAS mean

Chronological
Order of importance
Compare & contrast
Analogy
Spatial

3

Magic Tricks to bring about Coherence

1. Transitional expressions
2. Direct reference

4

Development

"Context"
~ DEUQ
~ Cotton candy
~ "WHERES THE BEEF?!"
~ A__C
~ Airplane over city

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What does DEUQ mean?

Details
Elaborate
Use specific names, dates, places, statistics, etc.
Quotations

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What does Cotton Candy symbolize?

The paragraph be be big, but lacks quality- no substance
"lots of fluff" not enough stuff
Airy

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What is "WHERES THE BEEF?!"

Make it beefy with hard facts and material.

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What does the 'Airplane over City' symbolize?

"Land the airplane"
Get to specific facts, locations, statistics, etc.

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What is A___C ?

A -opinion
B -how & why
C -quotations

You have to back up your opinions and quotations and explain them with how & why