Q. What is the difference between support and development in writing?


Support means staying with the thesis of the paper and also sticking to the main idea in each paragraph.

Development means adding details, facts, and examples to add to the main thesis of the paper.

Visit the College Composition I or College Composition II Research Guides for help with writing papers. 

Tutoring services are available at the Writing Center in-person and online.

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  • Last Updated Aug 22, 2019
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