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Paragraphs   and  Essays
Paragraphs Introduction             Topic Sentence                          Major Detail 1                            Mino...
Essays Introduction           Introductory                          Paragraph                        Paragraph 2 Body – De...
Paragraph» a group of related  sentences that develops and  explains the main idea of a  paragraph.paragraphs and essaystv...
Essay» a group of related  paragraphs that develops  and explains the thesis.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores           ...
Introduction» the section at the beginning  of a paragraph or essay  that summarizes what it is  about.» the place where t...
Body» the development of the  thesis over a group of  related sentences or  paragraphs in a composition.paragraphs and ess...
Conclusion» the sentences or paragraph  that completes the  composition.» may restate the main idea of  the composition or...
Main Idea» the general concept or  broad opinion on which the  composition is based.» topic – main idea of a  paragraph» t...
Topic Sentence» the sentence/s in which the  main idea of a paragraph is  stated.» topic + controlling ideaparagraphs and ...
Thesis Statement» the sentence/s in which the  main idea of an essay is  stated.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores        ...
Controlling Idea» a key word or phrase that  announces the writer’s  viewpoint» an idea or attitude about the  topic» It c...
Details» specific pieces of  information that explain  and support the general  ideas in a composition.» sentences that ba...
Information» stories, descriptions, examples, definitions, causes, effects, statistics, facts, processesparagraphs and ess...
Regular exercise isbeneficial to one’s health. Aregular exercise canstrengthen the heart muscle.It can also improve a pers...
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  1. 1. Paragraphs and Essays
  2. 2. Paragraphs Introduction Topic Sentence Major Detail 1 Minor Detail 1 Body – Major Detail 2 Supporting Details Minor Detail 2 Major Detail 3 Minor Detail 3 Conclusion Concluding Sentenceparagraphs and essays 2tvvillaflores
  3. 3. Essays Introduction Introductory Paragraph Paragraph 2 Body – Developmenta Paragraph 3 l Paragraphs Paragraph 4 Concluding Conclusion Paragraphparagraphs and essays 3tvvillaflores
  4. 4. Paragraph» a group of related sentences that develops and explains the main idea of a paragraph.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 4
  5. 5. Essay» a group of related paragraphs that develops and explains the thesis.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 5
  6. 6. Introduction» the section at the beginning of a paragraph or essay that summarizes what it is about.» the place where the writer often places the thesis.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 6
  7. 7. Body» the development of the thesis over a group of related sentences or paragraphs in a composition.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 7
  8. 8. Conclusion» the sentences or paragraph that completes the composition.» may restate the main idea of the composition or sum up the important points made in the composition.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 8
  9. 9. Main Idea» the general concept or broad opinion on which the composition is based.» topic – main idea of a paragraph» thesis – main idea of an essayparagraphs and essaystvvillaflores 9
  10. 10. Topic Sentence» the sentence/s in which the main idea of a paragraph is stated.» topic + controlling ideaparagraphs and essaystvvillaflores 10
  11. 11. Thesis Statement» the sentence/s in which the main idea of an essay is stated.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 11
  12. 12. Controlling Idea» a key word or phrase that announces the writer’s viewpoint» an idea or attitude about the topic» It controls what the sentences in the paragraph will discussparagraphs and essaystvvillaflores 12
  13. 13. Details» specific pieces of information that explain and support the general ideas in a composition.» sentences that back-up the main points with specific.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 13
  14. 14. Information» stories, descriptions, examples, definitions, causes, effects, statistics, facts, processesparagraphs and essaystvvillaflores 14
  15. 15. Regular exercise isbeneficial to one’s health. Aregular exercise canstrengthen the heart muscle.It can also improve a person’sblood circulation. In addition,regular exercise can increasethe intake of oxygen in one’sbody which is both good forthe heart and the brain. Truly,regular exercise has manyhealthful benefits.paragraphs and essaystvvillaflores 15

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