How to write a comparison essay?

How to write a comparison essay?
I have to write an essay between 2 characters from the story “The Canterbury Tales” that compare them but I dont know how to start my introduction paragraph… PLEASE help!

For a comparision essay.

Okay. A Comparison essay. usually in comparision essays the intro is usually a outline of the books, and the character. Where it is set in? Whats the books called? Their authors? the cahracters focused in your essay? and generally a bit about the two books.

you could start your essay like this. remember to include the crucial facts at the beginning, like the date it was written, the authors, their inspiration. This is usually aviable through the book authors webste.