Writing: Building up paragraphs

Paragraphs help you to group related sentences together. They are useful for writing letters, reports and stories.

Quick tips from tutors

Building up paragraphs includes:

  • The purpose of paragraphs
  • Using headings
  • Using topic sentences
  • Linking paragraphs in a text
  • Strategies for developing writing in paragraphs

Downloadable Factsheets

Writing paragraphs
Using paragraphs

Downloadable Worksheets

Writing about a holiday
Writing a description
Finding the main idea in paragraphs
Writing in a genre
Using linking words
Using the topic sentence
Finding the topic sentence

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