You always want to paraphrase and summarize the argument—never copy it word for word.This will help you to synthesize the argument and understand it.This introduction is similar to the previous one, but summarizes the whole editorial and not just the conclusion.But it still maintains the same logic and organization—summarize and then state that it’s flawed.This is important information because it provides context for the argument, and it gives us language to use in our essay.
The essay requires you to read a short argument and make a written analysis of the argument. Doing well on the essay helps you to “start strong” on the GMAT.
There is really nothing else that needs to be there.
The editorial that appeared in the Waymarsh city Newspaper pointed out that parents were upset about their children’s math skills.
And you can even limit this summary to the conclusion.
You’ll end up discussing the premises in your body paragraphs when you talk about weaknesses so no need to worry about them in the introduction.