Controlling Idea?


A controlling idea may refer to an idea that makes a reader ask a question or, the main idea that the writer is developing in composition. It usually expresses an attitude about the topic of the composition.
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A controlling idea is the main point, or purpose of any piece of writing. It is usually written in either the thesis statement or the topic sentence and allows you to state what you want to say about the topic you are writing about. You can find more information here:
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