Skip over navigation

ARCHIVED SAMPLE - course no longer available

   
 

UNIT 2 — THE PROCESS PARAGRAPH — Lesson 1
The Topic Sentence

 
 

A process paragraph explains how to do something or how something happens. The topic sentence in a process paragraph:

  • introduces the topic.
  • tells the audience how the information will be organized.
 
   
 

______________________

The phrase "cook a perfectly boiled egg" tells the reader what the topic is.
The phrase "six easy steps" tells the reader how the information is organized.