An attention-getter (A-G) is the first part of the introduction. As the name .... the
point of the quotation and your topic as I did in the preceding example. NOTE that
Attention-grabbing introductions lie on the edge of a literary knife—they're a
balancing ... Example: Shakespeare's plays are littered with archetype damsels
May 18, 2015 ... We'll learn about several types of attention getters and review... ... Now, let's look
at some sample attention getters. There are so many options, ...
Jul 25, 2014 ... There are a lot of kids and only one of you. When you need your students quiet,
focused and ready to learn, you better have a plan to get...
One way to help engage readers and make them want to read your essay is with
a strong attention-getter. An attention-getter is at the beginning of your ...
Aug 13, 2015 ... Here is an example of a personal anecdote meant to arouse audience empathy:
... Humor, handled well, can be a wonderful attention getter.
Start where you are. Use what you can. Do you what you can. - Arthur Ashe.
There are several .... One simple example is if I am speaking to both teachers and
students, even though students are majority often, I perhaps don't want to crack
Types of Attention Getters. There are many ... For example: ... A personal
experience gets the listener's attention and helps the audience connect to the
Feb 6, 2014 ... An attention-getter is often referred to as the “hook” of the essay. ... In the
example above, we immediately understand what the problem is, and ...
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attention of the reader. Some people call this a “hook” because it captures a
reader's attention ... Take a look at this example introduction paragraph: There