8 terms

TEL-Con Paragraph terms

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Topic Sentence
what you intend to prove in your paragraph, stated in a very direct and concise way
Evidence
your concrete "proof" / examples that will help prove your Topic Sentence
Link
explains what your evidence has proven about your Topic Sentence
Conclusion
wraps up the argument in your paragraph
Transition
moves us from one sentence or paragraph to another; used to introduce your Evidence
Explain
elaborates on your Topic Sentence by specifying
TEEL-Con
a paragraph format for writing expository (explaining, arguing, etc) paragraphs
expository
writing that informs, explains, describes, or defines a subject to a reader