Choose ONE of the below prompts and write an essay of 3-5 pages containing the following elements:
–Introductory paragraph (or two)
–Supporting paragraphs (as many as it takes; preferably 4-5) with topic sentences and supporting evidence based Orwell’s work(s), quoting using the MLA format (see Hacker’s A Writer’s Reference, MLA Papers, pp. 369-440).
–Concluding paragraph restating the thesis and adding some profound, thoughtful final idea.
Prompt #2: Analyze Orwell’s essay "Shooting an Elephant" according to his principles and standards listed in "Politics and the English Language." Does he follow his own advice in sharing his political message? Make sure to use plenty of examples from both essays to support your ideas.