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SEEI: What is SEEI?

Using the SEEI method helps you create strong, usable components for building a solid essay and for keeping your writing on topic.

What is SEEI

What does SEEI mean?  

SEEI is an acronym; it stands for the steps or concepts below. SEEI is an easy-to-use and methodical critical thinking technique that helps writers clarify their ideas. In this guide, SEEI is used to assist students in providing a strong skeleton for their papers beyond the usually weak outline.

State
Elaborate (“in other words”)
Exemplify (“for example”)
Illustrate (metaphor, analogy, comparison)