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Unformatted text preview: How to Write a Concluding Paragraph
Writing to Communicate: Chapter 7, pages 88-91 Purpose: to summarize and reinforce the main points of the essay to give the reader a sense of finality What to include: A summary of the body paragraphs A restatement of the thesis statement End with a "Clincher" (a statement that your reader will remember about your essay) OR AND Types of clinchers Quotation (related to the subject) Solution or recommendation (to the problem posed in the essay) Thoughtprovoking question (to make the reader think further about the subject) Statement about the value or significance of the subject ...
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2011 for the course ESL 4 taught by Professor Rita during the Spring '11 term at Fanshawe.
- Spring '11