A Letter of Recommendation for My Favorite Thing. This essay genre is“analytic” because you will be making a point, and providing an organizedexplanation and examples and reasons, about why you find some particular item,person, work of art, activity, a philosophical position, etc. worthy of recommending. You should provide strong, specific evidence for your position, with an awarenessthat your personally preferred thing may not be appreciated by your readers (thoughyour good argument might get them toi respect your recommendation).