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Why Topic Sentences are Important

Why Topic Sentences are Important

Clip 6.31 minutes - explains why topic sentences are important and offers a "formula" for writing a topic sentence.
CEFR Activity: Reception / Reading.
Can-Do Statement:
Can scan longer texts in order to locate desired information, and gather information from different parts of a text, or from different texts in order to fulfill a specific task.
CEFR Activity: Production / Writing.
Can-Do Statements:
Reports and essays - can write short simple essays on topics of interest. Can summarize, report and give his/her opinion about accumulated factual information on familiar routine and non-routine matters within his/her field with some confidence.

National Framework of EFL for Higher Education in Israel: Upper Intermediate level.
ERASMUS + Competence: Reading comprehension.

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