Definition of an EssayAn essay is a group of paragraphs that talk about a certain subject or topic. Normally, an essay has five paragraphs. Nevertheless, some essays have less or more paragraphs. They depend on the purpose or intention of the authors.Parts of an EssayAn essay has three main parts: an introduction, a body and a conclusion. Each part of an essay has its own role. To make it clear, let's see the following parts of an essay.An IntroductionAn introduction of an essay has a role to provide background information on the topic. It consists of three main points. Let's see the three parts of an introduction.An Attention Grabber (A Hook)An ...
Posted May 16, 2015, 2:22 AM by Aji Sutarmaji
Definition of Paragraphs
If you want to be a good writer, you should know what paragraph is. So, what is a paragraph? You are right. A paragraph is a group of sentences that explain or expresses one idea. All of the sentences in a paragraph have to talk about one idea. This idea is called the topic. The main idea of a paragraph usually consists of the topic and the controlling idea (the opinion of the writer).
Parts of a Paragraph
A paragraph normally has three parts.
a topic sentence
some supporting sentences
a concluding sentence
Let's see those three parts of a paragraph now. First, the topic sentence usually consists of two parts, the topic and the controlling ...
Posted May 16, 2015, 1:34 AM by Aji Sutarmaji
A Definition of Sentences
A sentence is a group of words that expresses one complete idea ( thought or feeling ). Sentences generally begins with a capital letter and end with a period, question mark, or exclamation point. All sentences must have a subject and a verb. Following its subject and its verb, a lot of sentences have also an object and a complement.
Kinds of Sentences Based on Its Purpose
Based on the purpose of the speaker or writer, sentences can be differentiated into four group or class. You can see the four kinds of a sentence as follows.
1. The declarative sentence is used to make a statement of fact, wish, intent, thought or feeling. Example : She has informed me ...
Posted May 11, 2015, 9:41 AM by Aji Sutarmaji
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