Exercise #2(b): Coherence and Unity


Write a short paragraph on a topic of your choice, using at least six of the eight transitions (connectors) in the box below. Be sure to write a topic sentence that helps the reader anticipate the organization of your paragraph, and try to maintain paragraph unity. You do not have to write a concluding sentence if you do not want to.

After writing the paragraph, send it to me by e-mail at fwalters@uiuc.edu by Wednesday, March 29, 2000.

(a) The best choice
(b) However,
(c) On the other hand,
(d) Also,
(e)Another reason is that
(f) For example,
(g) Moreover,
(h) One reason is that


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