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Choose a suitable design and hold 10 it. A basic structural desi gn und erli es every kind of writing. Writers will in part follow this design, in part deviat e from it, accord ing to their sk ills , their needs, and the un expect ed e vents that aeeompan y the act of compos ition. Writing, to be effe ctiv e, must follow closely the thou ght s of the writ er, but not necessarily in the ord er in which thos e thoughts occur, This calls for a sch em e of procedure. In som e cases , the best design is no desi gn , as with a love leit er, which is simply an outpourin g, or with a casual essa y, which is a rambl e.

Somet imes a writer, seek ing to c rea te an effect of rapi d ta lk or for some other rea son , will e lect not to se t off eac h sp eec h in a se pa ra te paragra ph and instea d will run s peec hes togeth er. The common practice, howe ver, an d the one that se rves best in most instances, is to give eac h s peech a paragrap h of its own. As a ru le, begin ea ch paragraph e ithe r with a se nte nce tha t s ugges ts the topi c or with a se nte nce tha t he lps the transition. If a paragraph form s part of a lar ger compos ition, its re lation to what preced es, or its functi on as a part of th e whole , ma y need to be ex pressed.

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