Answered By: Writing Center
Last Updated: Nov 09, 2015     Views: 2

Although there can be some variation in the way a good paragraph is structured, they all follow the same basic form
1) A paragraph starts with a clear topic sentence that tells the reader what the paragraph will be about.
2) The next 2 or 3, or sometimes more, sentences contain evidence that supports or provides  information about the topic sentence.
3) A paragraph ends with a concluding sentence that summarizes the ideas discussed in the paragraph while transitioning into the next paragraph.

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