Virginia has been a university English instructor for over 20 years. She specializes in helping people write essays faster and easier.
Struggling to find a great topic? Scan the lists below to find questions my students have generated to find something you want to write about. Topics are divided into:
2. Social Issues
7. Driving and Transportation
Remember you can adapt these general ideas to fit your own school, town, or situation.
Describe a problem vividly.
Propose a solution.
Argue that the solution is practical, feasible, cost-effective, and workable.
Explain why it is better than other solutions.