Select an interesting topic. The main point for writing an interesting opinion essay is to choose a topic that will be interesting for you. In that way you will learn more about your topic. It can be “Video games and violence”, “Animals in medical research” or something else. When you are selecting your topic, remember that you need to have an opinion.
Then you should to present your thesis. It should be your opinion and the main direction of your essay. Writing a thesis is one of the most significant things in writing an opinion essay.
Pre-writing. Brainstorm and research your topic. Brainstorming includes picking up the information and ideas. You should write them down without filtering. In this part of your work, you need to create a content that will be used in your body paragraph. There are a few methods of brainstorming: lists, free writing and cluster maps. This part of your writing also includes research of arguments of others.
Organization. After brainstorming choose the most important material and outline it. Then look at the list of your ideas and remove those one that are not related to your topic. The outline will give you the structure, which you will be able to use as a map that you follow during the writing. An outline should include an introduction, your body paragraph and your conclusion.