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IELTS / TOEFL Essay Writing: The Topic Sentence

IELTS / TOEFL Essay Writing: The Topic Sentence

The topic sentence is one of the most important tools of writing a well-organized and clear essay. In the IELTS and TOEFL essays, the topic sentence is also a crucial part of your writing, as graders are looking for your ability to set up and organize the body paragraphs clearly for the reader.

In this video, we look at some dos and don’ts of writing a topic sentence, how to construct a good one, and what mistakes to avoid. We will look at some examples of good and not-so-good topic sentences.

Remember, the topic sentence is a key part of the cohesion & coherence score.

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