Starting my opinion writing

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Last class, we worked on the organization and plan of an opinion writing.

Now:

Try this exercise

These phrases will help you write your opinion writing. Make a good use of them and do not repeat!!

INTRODUCTORY PHRASES
In my opinion

I believe

It is my belief that

There is no doubt that

From my point of view

It seems to me that

I question whether

I (dis) agree with

I maintain that

 

 

CONCLUDING PHRASES
For the reasons above

As you can see

As I have noted

In other words

On the whole

In short

To be sure

Without a doubt

Obviously

Unquestionably

In brief

Undoubtedly

In any case

Summarizing

In any event

SUPPORTING OPINIONS
First           Furthermore

Second      In addition

Third          Also

Finally        Last

Equally important

In the first place

Likewise

Besides          Further

Next               Again

Moreover       Similarly

INTRODUCING DETAILS
For example

In fact

For instance

As evidence

In support of this
CAUSE AND EFFECT
Since

Because of

Due to

For this reason

Therefore

If…then

Caused by

This results in

Consequently

Accordingly

As a result of

Leads to

In effect

Brought about

Made possible

As might be expected

Give rise to

Was responsible for

COMPARE AND CONTRAST
Similarly

Compared to

In like manner

On the other hand

Although

Even though

Likewise

In the same way

Contrasting

On the contrary

As opposed to

Rather than

Nevertheless

As well as

Have in common

All are

The same as

Conversely

Whether of not

In spite of

Activity

Open a google drive and in pairs write an opinion writing.

Choose 1 topic to write about 120 words.

a. Boxing is a dangerous sport and should be prohibited.

b. Kids under 16 should not use any social networks.

c. Everybody should do some charity work.

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