a. Topic sentence: “A trip to the ocean can be a relaxing escape from the everyday pressures of life”
2. Spelling, grammar, punctuation, and capitalization
3. Something that is overused, a stereotype, stereotypical phrase
4. “Before I knew it my life had become a cliche.” and if we must be racist: “It is really cliche for a white girl in the US to drink Starbucks.” or “It’s really cliche to joke about how much white girls drink Starbucks.”
Brainstorming: explanation- writing down thought and ideas concerning a topic
Idea web: creating lists or webs of related words and ideas in order to organize your thoughts before writing
Hope this helps and GOOD LUCK!!!