I need an explanation for this English question to help me study.


Thoughtful interviews with qualified participants can create a vast amount of actionable research data. Accordingly, researchers should always consider if this form of primary research will help them given their rhetorical situation.


In this journal entry, you will continue to consider how different kinds of primary research may help you in your larger research project. In addition to considering past experiences with interviewing, this journal assignment will invite you to consider who you might interview for your research and why.

Skills and Outcomes

Habits of Mind Practiced


*NOTE: There are many different ways to approach these tasks, but you should aim to be as thorough as possible in your response (approximately 500 words is a good target length).

Criteria for Success

In each Writer’s Journal, you should: