Once you've zoomed in on a subject...
over what happened to Princess Diana and want to write about what should
be done about the paparazzi."
1) Describe your
topic in a sentence:
be laws that prevent paparazzi from bothering famous people.
2) Identify the important or "key"
words that describe your topic:
|| Famous People
3) For each keyword, compile a list of related
words and synonyms.
This process can help you better define and focus the
scope of your research project. Of course, you won't use ALL of these words
in your keyword search; some are more appropriate than others, depending
on your topic.