For example, if the topic sentence concerns the types of endangered species ...
why don't you try using an anecdote related to your topic as your introduction?
Mar 23, 2009 ... Summary: This resource explains how to organize your essay's introduction. ...
The paragraph below is an example introduction for this topic.
The introduction paragraph is the first paragraph of your essay. What does it do?
... Example: Hockey has been a part of life in Canada for over 120 years.
But, how do you begin to write an introduction paragraph? Top | Home ... Now,
look at an example of an introduction paragraph written by an ESOL student.
An introduction is the first paragraph of a written research paper, or the first thing
you ... For the example, the regular text is the general introduction to the topic.
Mar 5, 2014 ... Check out these examples of topic sentences and learn to ... sure that you aren't
using these kinds of sentences to introduce your paragraphs, ...
This handout explains the functions of introductions, offers strategies for writing
effective ones, helps you check drafted ones, and provides examples. ... model in
your own introduction—start off with a big picture sentence or two and then focus
The introduction is a key paragraph for both readers and writers. .... Graham '05,
and Jennifer Rose '04 for permission to use sample introductions. 10/04.
Things NOT to do in an introductory paragraph: ... What follows is an explanation
of each of these patterns with examples from real magazine articles to illustrate ...
See, first, Writing Introductory Paragraphs for different ways of getting your ...
most significant example, cleverest illustration, or an obvious beginning point.