The paper meets the description of the assignment: The writer has written a commentary in which he/she discusses an interesting current (or past) social/ political/ economical etc. trend of their choice. The writer informs readers about the trend and provides a commentary: offers an interesting new perspective on and/or a thoughtful analysis of the trend: Effectively frames an issue at the beginning of the essay (through the use of an image) Labels/ names the trend Analyzes the issue in terms of causes and consequences AND/OR Explains possible implications of this trend, praises and/or blames Comments on the significance of the trend