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For a formal definition, a topic sentence is the very first one of a paragraph that provides an overview of the sentences to follow whereas, supporting sentences are the ones that come after the topic sentence to help form the...

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    Choose the best topic sentence: [_______________________________]  Unlike some breeds of dogs, they do not need a lot of exercise every day. Crowds and loud noises do not make them nervous. Also, they do not mind being alone for hours, if you need to be away at work. On top of all this, they are known to be patient and loving with children. If you are a city-dwelling family looking for a pet, I highly recommend this breed of dog.

Below is a paragraph quiz, can you answer the question? In this special quiz, you will get to test out just how well you understand the English language, and all you have to do is to answer the question from the passage you read...

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    Alex couldn't go diving with his family because he had hurt his ankle in track practice. Despite his protests, his Mom ordered him to stay close to the hotel. While Alex was picking up the shells along the beach, he thought he heard a cry for help. He looked around, but he couldn't see anything. He heard the yell again, but this time louder and more desperate. A couple of yards away, he saw a girl frantically waving her arms, trying to grab something to keep her head above water. Without hesitation, Alex jumped in the water to save a stranger. After pulling the girl from the ocean, he was called a hero by everyone.  QUESTION: Alex couldn't go diving because

 A paragraph is a unit of writings in larger volume than a sentence. A paragraph consists of multiple sentences bundled together so they can form a body of information or knowledge. But it takes more than just sentences to...

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    A paragraph should cover how many topics?

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    Paragraph 1 The way a bird flies often shows what it is doing. When it is flying to warmer places for winter, it flies straight. When it is catching insects, it moves about in many directions.

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    Used to indicate emphasis during pronunciation.

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Please answer this writing prompt using a graphic organizer or list to organize your ideas.Write a perfect paragraph using an idea from your list of graphic organizer. You may choose one:A) Tell...
There are many things that I love a lot through this life. First, my friends. Being with a friend allows to not feel lonely but perhaps it gives strength and the confidence when communicating with others. Second, I like playing basketball. Basketball
What is the rhetorical purpose of the third paragraph?
Paragraph 3 of “Learning to Read and Write” by Frederick Douglass is meant to show how Douglass’s reactions turned into actions. It’s a rhetorical shift in the paper, and gives a new point to the paper. By shifting the focus t
What should the topic of every paragraph be?
Be something the write is interested in because it is about them
Is it true that there are many different types of paragraphs?
Does it mean Essay because it says there are many types of paragraphs even though there are only 5 paragraphs in an essay.