Anecdote, Fact, Statistic
Leads and why they're important
Things That Make an Anecdote:
- It has to be short
- It should amusing
- It has to connect to your topic
Example: "Due to the lack of safety awareness in the mines, and all of Victorian labor for that matter, death was a constant and ever present danger" (Victorian Museum, 2014).
Example: According to "The Victorian Web" Around 1840 only 20% of children in the Victorian Era had any education.