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UNIT 2 — THE PROCESS PARAGRAPH
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In this unit you will learn to write a process paragraph using time order. Process writing is a very popular writing style in English. North American bookstores are filled with "How to..." books and magazines that tell audiences how to do something, for example, How to Buy a Car, How to Sell Your House, and Write Your Own Will.

 
 
Process
Paragraph
 
Explanation
    Example
    Formula
     
Lesson 1   The Topic Sentence
    Writing Practice
       
Lesson 2   Supporting Sentences
    A Determining and Ordering Steps
    B Using Different Verb Forms
    C Using Time Transitions to Show Time Order
    Writing Practice
       
Assignment 1   A Sentence Development
    B Writing a Guided Process Paragraph
       
Assignment 2   A Sentence Combining
    B Writing a Process Paragraph