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Main Idea- What the paragraph(s) is about Unity- Sticking to one idea from start to finish, with every sentence contributing to the main idea Topic Sentence- The sentence that contains the main idea
Opinion Statement: Your opening statement is your topic sentence. Make it something that catches the readers attention and explains what your favorite restaurant is.
3 Reasons You should have a minimum of 3 reasons you like this particular restaurant. Write each reason in the order of importance to you. Each reason must be different and detailed.
Closing Statement Sums up or can restate your opening opinion statement.
My favorite restaurant is Wolfgang Pucks Café. The main reason I love Wolfgang Pucks is because of their juicy steaks and rich desserts. The filet mignon and cheesecake was the best Ive ever had. Another reason I like Wolfgang Pucks is for the atmosphere. The décor is relaxed yet elegant. Lastly, I enjoy the service at Wolfgang Pucks. The food arrives hot and the drinks are quickly refilled. The food, atmosphere, and service make Wolfgang Pucks Café the best restaurant in the world. Main Idea Reason 1 Reason 2 Reason 3 Closing Statement Notice that all 3 reasons are mentioned in the closing statement!