Body paragraphs

how do you start a body parargraph

Great question. I think starting a body paragraph is a very key component in an effective essay. I would center your body paragraph on ONE important writing choice that you’ve identified. State this clearly in your topic sentence. Make sure to include:

  1. The Writing Choice
  2. The Author’s Purpose
  3. The Author’s Last Name

Here’s an example of a topic sentence for a Rhetorical Analysis essay:

Reagan immediately aligns himself with his audience in order to get them on his side before launching into his call to action.

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