Second, critical thinking skills and the organization of the essay’s flow are impaired when a form must be plugged and filled with rows of stunted seeds that will never germinate.
First, the five-paragraph essay constricts an argument beyond usefulness or interest.
In principle it reminds one of a three-partitioned dinner plate.
A five-paragraph essay is like a string of beads with no differentiation, such as a factory, rather than an individual, might produce.
No matter how wondrous the material, the writer of a five-paragraph essay will sound reductive, dry, and unimaginative.