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An outline demonstrates logical thinking and clear organization. It is not just a simple list of points. The purpose of an outline is to help a person organize their ideas, presents the material in a logical form. Also an outline shows the connections among ones ideas in his or her writing and constructs an ordered overview of the writing. I will use the process of an outline to determine the purpose of my paper and to develop the thesis for my paper. The topic sentence is to the paragraph what the thesis is to the entire essay. The thesis gives unity to the essay, the topic sentence gives unity to the paragraph by developing one
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Unformatted text preview: major point suggested in the controlling idea of the thesis. Like the thesis, the topic sentence is important to the organization of the essay. Each paragraph should have a topic sentence. When planning for my topic sentences I will make sure it contains the leading idea that the paragraph will develop. While Identifying supporting points I will make sure to do plenty of research on my main topic. The supporting details explain, describe, prove or disprove, or give examples about the main idea or topic....
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