How do I create an effective conclusion?

In this lesson, we'll get to finish our piece of non-fiction writing by bringing it to a conclusion. To help us, we're going to learn how to include minor sentences or fragments. Commonly seen as errors, we're going to learn to 'break the rules' to use minor sentences which create a final conclusion that calls your audience to action.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.If the subordinating conjunction and clause come AFTER the independent clause, do you need a comma to separate them?

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Q2.If the subordinating conjunction and clause come BEFORE the independent clause, do you need a comma to separate them?

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Q3.I can imagine a balanced argument as...

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Q4.Using subordinating conjunctions helps to show balance because it allows you to show...

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.If the subordinating conjunction and clause come AFTER the independent clause, do you need a comma to separate them?

1/4

Q2.If the subordinating conjunction and clause come BEFORE the independent clause, do you need a comma to separate them?

2/4

Q3.I can imagine a balanced argument as...

3/4

Q4.Using subordinating conjunctions helps to show balance because it allows you to show...

4/4

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How do I create an effective conclusion?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.A sentence must have which two parts?

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Q2.What is Ms Richards' easy to remember sentence which helps with Subject, Verb and Object?

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Q3.A fragment is missing...

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Q4.Another name for a fragment is

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Q5.Which of these is not a minor sentence?

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Q6.A conclusion acts as a:

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Quiz:

How do I create an effective conclusion?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.A sentence must have which two parts?

1/6

Q2.What is Ms Richards' easy to remember sentence which helps with Subject, Verb and Object?

2/6

Q3.A fragment is missing...

3/6

Q4.Another name for a fragment is

4/6

Q5.Which of these is not a minor sentence?

5/6

Q6.A conclusion acts as a:

6/6

Lesson summary: How do I create an effective conclusion?

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