Paragraph Writing Practice

In the last part that is the conclusion of paragraph not only did it is also stubbornly unavoidable it is not only but also so those are the linking words here remember for bringing about cohesion connection always pay attention to sign posting or linking words these are the words that guide the reader along the path of the writers intended meaning so you want to convey a meaning use or make and effective use of linking words however by this I do not mean that overuse linking words in the same paragraph use all the linking words that you know use them judiciously but use them with variety again go back to the previous paragraph and see how linking words are used I am going to show you another paragraph.

If you try to replace the linking words the meaning wouldn’t come off that is strongly and it will weaken the overall structure let us look at the paragraph here is a sample for you I have highlighted all the linking words read it and see by replacing these linking words what happens to the sentence to the over to the overall reading quality and coherence of these sentences remember now this is not just one single paragraph but several paragraphs coming together however for example and and such and whether but just like as later as mean why however look at the variety look at the good use of the linking words and the signposting words they tell you where to make a turn in your thoughts and ideas so in a nutshell what should you do in order to start writing a good paragraph brainstorm ideas either singly or in pairs or in groups organize your ideas in a plan and then write a draft if you want to write practice writing always write you can read as many books about writing you can listen to as many lectures about writing unless you write your thoughts on a piece of paper or on your PC.

You are not learning enough so practice writing here is a list of some practice paragraph topics for you please look at the slide I would want you to write a para on any two of the following in about 150 words each a diesel engine a filament lamp a simple microscope the Fahrenheit scale the periodic table this is your work to practice writing here is another slide for you to consult and refer to on paragraphs please look at the slide all right before we wind up I want to do this vocabulary exercise a very simple but you will find it interesting something that you may use in your day-to-day life please look at this line is vocabulary complete the following how do you put in these words a dash of oilmen a dash of aspirin a dash of bandages a dash of tissues a dash of sunburn spray so the idea is that I want to test your vocabulary in day to day matters and here are your answers a tomb of Ireland a bottle of his esperan a package of bandages a box of tissues a can of suntan spray sometimes they are instead of bottle of aspirin you may use something else.