Writing a Paragraph

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The Paragraph Structure

A paragraph is a group of related sentences that discuss a main idea.A paragraph should be long enough to develop your idea.A paragraph may stand by itself.WHAT IS IT?

Topic SentenceSupporting Sentences Concluding SentenceITS PARTS!

Topic SentenceSupporting Sentences Concluding SentenceIt states the main idea.It limits the topic (by means of a controlling idea).It proves and developes the topic sentence. It contains examples, statistics, details, a quote, etc.It signals the end of the paragraph. It leaves the reader important ideas to remember.