The paper should include an introductory paragraph stating the main premise, a body where you detail all the ideas and a brief concluding paragraph. Use active voice and the use of 1st person. If you use a complex sentence make certain it uses parallel construction. Paragraphs should generally have no fewer than three sentences. 12 point font. double spaced. 1 inch margin. The paper should have a central idea that can be expressed in one or two simple sentences.