Now that you have read about the relationship between Huck Finn and Jim in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, think about some of the other close, family-like relationships you know of from novels, short stories, plays, movies, television, or even comic books. For this paper you will write a 5-paragraph essay that compares and contrasts Huck Finn and Jim and their story with that of your choice of characters from an outside source. For example, you could compare Huck and Jim with any of the following:
Depending on your assignment, such essays can be comparative only (looking only at similarities), contrasting only (pointing out the differences) or both comparative and contrasting.
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Plan A: Use Plan A if you have many small similarities and/or differences. After your introduction, say everything you want to say about the first work or character, and then go on in the second half of the essay to say everything about the second work or character, comparing or contrasting each item in the second with the same item in the first. In this format, all the comparing or contrasting, except for the statement of your main point, which you may want to put in the beginning, goes on in the SECOND HALF of the piece.