One example shows you how to paraphrase in your introduction.
This will help you to understand the idea of writing sequences with that use a hook, transition and thesis statement.
Because poor writing skills can affect students’ success in tertiary education, it is important that writing problems are understood so that university assistance programs are adequate.
This essay will identify and examine the main causes underpinning student difficulties with academic writing and consider evidence to evaluate whether programs delivered in universities address this problem.
Introductions and conclusions are important components of any essay.
They work to book-end the argument made in the body paragraphs by first explaining what points will be made (in the introduction) and then summarizing what points were made (in the conclusion).
Fortunately, introductions have a recognisable pattern (recipe) you can follow so that you do this correctly. It is the FIRST paragraph that the marker reads and should ‘grab’ the reader.
Introduction paragraphs are usually about 5% of your essay word count.
A conclusion works to remind your reader of the main points of your paper and summarizes what you want your reader to “take away” from your discussion.
First and last impressions are important in any part of life, especially in writing.