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Cause Paragraph

Cause Paragraph

Click HERE to review the hamburger paragraph tutorial. For the basic structure, remember:

1. The Top Bun -- Topic Sentence
2. The Lettuce -- Least Important Idea
3. The Tomato -- Second Most Important Idea
4. The Meat -- The Most Important Idea
5. The Button Bun -- Conclusion (Similar to Top Bun)

Example Hamburger Paragraph


Topic Sentence - the Top Bun

This tells you what's going to be in the paragraph.
For if my issue is drug addiction, I will discuss the problems and mention
that there are three major causes of drug addiction

First Cause - the Lettuce

This is background -- or it might be the least important cause

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Second Most Important Cause - the Tomato

This is the second most important cause

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Most Important Cause - the Meat)

This is the most important cause

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Conclusion - the Bottom Bun

This concludes your paragraph

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