As you write your final, keep in mind GENRE.
What you are producing is an argumentative Research Paper.
An argumentative research paper has a particular genre.
The thesis has counterargument in it (as well as your claim and your road map)
Body paragraphs have embedded quotes.
There is ethos pathos, logos: Ethos: Problem- solution, Logos: compare contrast, cause and effect, Pathos: anecdotes.loaded language.
COUNTERARGUMENT is key – there has to be an enemy point of view that you need to address and acknowledge.
A fallacy decoded.