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Comprehension QuestionsUNIT 1 — Lesson 3 — Comprehension Questions
Concluding Paragraphs (Conclusion)

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your understanding of concluding paragraphs. Select the best answers and read the explanations in the pop-up windows.

 
 

1.

What is the main purpose of the concluding paragraph?

 

a

To introduce the writer's opinion

 

b

To give more information about the topic

 

c

To bring the essay to a close

 

2.

Which of the following is recommended as one of the ways to write a concluding paragraph?

 

a

Write an anecdote

 

b

Make a call for action

 

c

Write a general statement and then become more specific

 

3.

How is a concluding paragraph connected to the rest of the essay? Click on all the correct answers.

 

a

By making references to points made in the introductory paragraph

 

b

By summarizing the main points of the essay

 

c

By adding another point to the essay