Paragraphs

  • If you can write a paragraph, you can write anything! Each paragraph is a building block in every piece of writing. A paragraph has a structure and a purpose - once you have got the idea your writing will lift off!

    • The power of the paragraph

      (Brunel University, UK) A great two-minute animation showing why it is so important to write in well constructed paragraphs, and offers a model for how to do it (SEE: Statement, Evidence, Explanation).
    • How to write a paragraph

      This two-side sheet shows how to use the structure in your writing, through a model, example and a checklist.
    • Essay structure

      (RMIT, Aus) This takes you through to the page on writing the 'body' of an essay of this excellent online tutorial. Click on the other tabs for other aspects of essay structure, introduction, conclusion, linking and more.