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Unformatted text preview: street. Organizing sentences in spatial order means describing the object from top to bottom or from left to right. Just be consistent. A disorganized paragraph creates a disorganized picture in the readers mind. c. Cause and effect: Use cause and effect when showing how something caused something else. Structuring the paragraph as cause and effect means outlining the causes first and pointing out how they produced the effects. Showing how something caused something else develops your topic sentence more effectively than simply stating it. 4. Finally, the paragraph should be long enough to support your topic sentence. Some topic sentences need more supporting information than others, so there is no magic number. However, a paragraph shorter than 100 words is usually too short to fully explain the paragraphs point to a reader....
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2012 for the course ANT101 ANT101 taught by Professor Nancy during the Spring '10 term at Ashford University.
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