B. Reinforce the essay's topic.
Reinforce the essay's topic
A deductive paragraph is a paragraph in which the topic sentence is stated first. The first sentence of a deductive paragraph should be the topic sentence.
You should state your topic for each sentence. I like to call it a topic paragraph because you spend the first paragraph talking about your topic.
the first sentence of the paragraph is called the topic sentence which should describe most of the paragraph for the reader to understand. The topic sentence is usually the first sentence of a paragraph. It makes a statement (about a topic) and the rest of the paragraph explains the topic sentence or gives examples of the topic sentence. The second sentence of a paragraph can sometimes be the topic sentence. Sometimes it is called a summary sentence.
I think you are confused about your terms.A topic sentence is the main idea of a paragraph. It is usually the first sentence of the paragraph and makes a statement about some topic. The rest of the paragraph explains the topic sentence or gives examples of the topic sentence.
if a paragraph does not have a topic sentence then
The first sentence usually introduces the topic of the paragraph -- in this case, the essay topic as well. The concluding sentence of the topic paragraph is an excellent place to reinforce the essay's topic in the minds of readers.
A topic sentence in a paragraph about pet ownership should be a lead-in to what the paragraph is about. An example of a topic sentence is, Pet ownership is a great responsibility, but the rewards are worth it.
A sentence long.
Generally the topic sentence is the first sentence of the paragraph and the rest of the paragraph explains or gives examples of the topic sentence. The topic sentence can also be the second sentence of the paragraph. This is when the first sentence is a linking sentence that links the paragraph to the previous paragraph. Sometimes the topic sentence can be the last sentence in the paragraph
Here are three typical explanations of what a topic sentence does: 1. It gives the main idea of the paragraph. 2. It states the topic of the paragraph. 3. It tells what the paragraph will be about. If the details are appropriate we can learn the point, but we should not have to read the paragraph to know the point. We should know the point after we read the topic sentence.
The topic sentence introduces the main idea of a paragraph. The rest of the paragraph explains or gives examples of what is said in the topic sentence.
It should start with a topic sentence.
Topic sentences are usually the first sentence of a paragraph. But they can be the second sentence in the paragraph - if the first sentence is a linking sentence linking the previous paragraph. Sometimes the topic sentence is at the end of the paragraph.
a deductive paragraph is a paragraph in which the topic sentence is stated first. the first sentence of the paragraph is the topic sentence.
When you are trying to find the topic of a paragraph, ask what is the paragraph about. Each paragraph often contains a topic sentence that answers that question.
support the topic sentence
it should support the topic