Introductory-paragraphs

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1 How to write an Introductory paragraph “One today is worth two tomorrows.” Ben Franklin
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2 When you write an introductory paragraph, keep in mind that . . . Writing an introductory paragraph is like greeting someone. The paragraph should be short and to the point like saying, “Hello!” Also, you don’t want to get into the meat of the essay. Simply give the audience a concise idea of your essay’s purpose.
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3 Remember that the introductory paragraph . . . Is the most important paragraph of the essay Must be at least 50 words long or three sentences minimum Needs to do three things Briefly introduce the topic Cleary state your position Provide three reasons
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4 Even though there are several ways to begin an essay, I recommended that you choose one particular method and perfect it. Why?
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5 Because if you keep using the same method, you will . . . Become an expert in this particular method. Moreover, if you already know how you will begin your essay, you will be more prepared, relaxed, and confident.
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Let us consider different types of introductory paragraphs . . . General statement introduction
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2011 for the course ENC 0025 taught by Professor Sattaur during the Fall '11 term at Broward College.

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