posted by .

Can you please tell me if the sentence in quotation marks is the topic sentence? I read paragraph one and paragraph three, I believe that paragraph one was a very effective paragraph. "It touches a few very interesting points about why someone should create a Living Will". It explains in detail that everyone needs a Will and why. This is especially important to me because of the way that my family has handled our loved ones personal things after they have passed away. I personally think that the writer could have smoothed their sentences out more this particular paragraph is a bit choppy and all over the place.

  • English -

    As I explained in my previous posts for you, that sentence is NOT the topic sentence.


  • english -

    Ms. Sue...this paragraph is not the same, it's a little bit different.

  • english -

    I know. But my remarks in the previous posts are still true of this paragraph.

    A topic sentence tells the reader what the paragraph is about. You provided no support for the first sentence. You didn't show us the interesting points.

    Also -- please read the paragraph about living wills.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. english

    How WOuLD I WRITE A paragraph? A paragraph contains a topic sentence and usually 4 to 10 other sentences. The paragraph must support the topic sentence.
  2. Underline the topic sentence in the paragraph.

    Paragraph one is an analysis because the writer breaks down the points of piece of writing and considers how they relate to each other. Paragraph two is a summary because a summary is a description of the essence of the topic and this …
  3. english

    I think that paragraph 3 is more effective than paragraph 1 because it is structured in a better manner and has better rhythm than paragraph1. It also has better structures sentences than paragraph 1. For example in paragraph 1 sentences …
  4. com155

    Can you check my paragraph for grammar errors, strong topic/concluding sentence,and any other recommended feed back?
  5. english

    What is the topic sentence in the following paragraph?
  6. writing

    Can someone please help? Does this seem to be correct?
  7. english

    Write a 150- to 200-word paragraph to explain how purpose, audience, tone, and content impact academic writing. Be sure to use the three components of a good paragraph covered in this week√Ę?
  8. help please:)

    Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introductory paragraph?
  9. english

    Which one of the following statements is true regarding paragraphs?
  10. Reading, Writing

    If you're creating an opening paragraph and you present supporting details in the beginning, where in the paragraph is you topic sentence, mostly likely?

More Similar Questions