Lesson 15: Writing Practice and Application

In this final lesson, we will focus on applying the grammar concepts you’ve learned through writing practice. Writing regularly helps reinforce your understanding and improves your skills. We will cover writing paragraphs, essays, reports, and articles, as well as the importance of proofreading and editing.

Writing Paragraphs

A paragraph is a group of sentences that develop a single idea. A well-structured paragraph includes a topic sentence, supporting sentences, and a concluding sentence.


  • Topic Sentence: Reading books provides numerous benefits.
  • Supporting Sentences: It expands vocabulary, improves concentration, and enhances imagination.
  • Concluding Sentence: Therefore, making reading a regular habit is highly beneficial.

Writing Essays

Essays are longer pieces of writing that explore a topic in depth. They usually consist of an introduction, body paragraphs, and a conclusion.

  1. Introduction:
    • Introduce the topic and provide background information.
    • End with a clear thesis statement that outlines the main points.


  • Introduction: Reading is a valuable activity that benefits individuals in many ways. It not only enhances knowledge but also develops critical thinking skills. This essay will discuss the importance of reading in improving language skills, providing mental stimulation, and reducing stress.
  1. Body Paragraphs:
    • Each paragraph should focus on a single point that supports the thesis.
    • Use topic sentences, evidence, and explanations.


  • Body Paragraph 1: Reading improves language skills by exposing individuals to new vocabulary and different writing styles. When people read, they encounter words they may not use in everyday conversations. This exposure helps them learn new words and understand their meanings in context.
  1. Conclusion:
    • Summarize the main points.
    • Restate the thesis in light of the evidence provided.
    • Provide a final thought or call to action.


  • Conclusion: In conclusion, reading is a beneficial activity that enhances language skills, provides mental stimulation, and reduces stress. By making reading a regular habit, individuals can enjoy these benefits and improve their overall well-being. Therefore, it is essential to encourage reading in our daily lives.

Writing Reports

Reports present information in a structured format, often including headings, subheadings, and bullet points.

  1. Title Page: Includes the report title, author’s name, date, and other relevant information.
  2. Abstract: A brief summary of the report.
  3. Introduction: Introduces the topic and outlines the purpose of the report.
  4. Methodology: Describes how the information was gathered.
  5. Findings: Presents the main information and data.
  6. Discussion: Analyzes and interprets the findings.
  7. Conclusion: Summarizes the report and suggests recommendations.
  8. References: Lists sources used in the report.

Writing Articles

Articles are written for publication in newspapers, magazines, or online platforms. They should be engaging, informative, and tailored to the audience.

  1. Headline: A catchy title that grabs the reader’s attention.
  2. Introduction: Introduces the topic and hooks the reader.
  3. Body: Provides detailed information, supported by evidence and examples.
  4. Conclusion: Summarizes the main points and provides a final thought or call to action.

Proofreading and Editing

Proofreading and editing are essential steps in the writing process. They help ensure clarity, coherence, and correctness.

  1. Proofreading:
    • Check for spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors.
    • Ensure consistency in formatting and style.
  2. Editing:
    • Improve sentence structure and word choice.
    • Ensure logical flow and coherence.
    • Check for clarity and conciseness.

Tips for Effective Proofreading and Editing:

  • Take a break before proofreading to approach your work with fresh eyes.
  • Read your writing aloud to catch errors you might miss when reading silently.
  • Use tools like spell checkers, grammar checkers, and style guides.

This lesson focused on applying grammar concepts through writing practice, covering paragraphs, essays, reports, and articles. Proofreading and editing are crucial for ensuring clear and effective communication. Congratulations on completing the English Grammar Course! Keep practicing to continue improving your skills.