My forty-year-old feet ached, and I felt a bit sad to think that in a couple of days I would be leaving California, my vacation over, to go back to my desk.But then I smiled to think that for at least a day I felt ten years old again.”“Physical punishment can be a useful method of discipline. If we want to build a world with less violence we must begin at home, and we must teach our children to be responsible.”You might want to amplify the main point of an essay or put it in a different perspective for setting a larger context.
That would help readers gain a new vision on the topic and bring ideas altogether to create a new but related meaning.
Examples (source):“Finally, I feel that we cannot generalize about children or adults being better learners.
If your teacher wants a specific essay structure, you will probably want to end your paragraphs with a sentence that summarizes the main point, or in the intro, your thesis statement.
If you have more freedom you might focus on leading naturally into the ideas of the next paragraph or you may end the paragraph when you feel you have made your point.
She earned her Ph D in English from the University of Georgia in 2015.
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This article was co-authored by Megan Morgan, Ph D.
Megan Morgan is a Graduate Program Academic Advisor in the School of Public & International Affairs at the University of Georgia.
You can also think of paragraphs like a slight pause in a conversation between topics.
Read your paper aloud and make the paragraph breaks when it feels like a good place to pause (this will be easier for native English speakers).