A Conclusion Paragraph

We’re going to look at how to write a conclusion paragraph for your tests essay or task 2 essay IELTS TOEFL whatever English test you’re taking the s the conclusion is actually very simple very standard way to end your essay but at the same time it’s very important this is the last impression that you’re giving the grader that you’re giving the reader and you want to make sure that you don’t confuse the reader that you don’t give a make any errors in grammar or vocabulary last chance not to lose points okay I’m going to talk about that a little bit more as we go on now very simple in that there are set structures there’s a certain way to start your conclusion there are certain elements that have to be in it in certain elements that should not be in it okay so we’re going to look at all these starting with how to begin how to begin your conclusion now I have here a few expressions that you can use. Look at examples of conclusion paragraphs at Robotdon.

Now I want you to remember that you only need one you only need to know one of these and you can use the same one every single time so you don’t need to know all of these but I know that some of you like to have a little bit of variety that you like to have a little bit of a few options basically when it comes to starting your conclusion so you can begin with in conclusion go to it to conclude go to it to sum up to summarize in summary now these are a little bit boring everybody uses them so some people want to be a little bit different but don’t experiment too much in the conclusion right just get to it you’re probably running out of time anyway better to use whatever time you have left to finish the conclusion quickly and have a little bit of time to look at your essay maybe make a few edits make sure you put all the right elements in there and not missing anything so but if you want a different expression.

You can say thus with the above and mine means basically what came in the body in the introduction and then go on to give your conclusion or thus it is fair to conclude that and then go on with your restatement of your thesis which we’ll talk about again in the final analysis now some people wrongly and there or sorry begin their conclusion with finally lastly finally and lastly are not ways to begin a conclusion finally and lastly are the ways to begin the last paragraph of a list first second finally first second lastly it’s not a conclusion it’s just the last entry in a list so don’t use these to start your conclusion all in all is basically okay to start a conclusion but it’s a little bit casual don’t use it for the IELTS or TOEFL this is a formal academic essay although this is a good introductory phrase for a conclusion avoided.