Country Report (Pro)

Sentence Pattern for Introduction

It's time to learn a somewhat advanced sentence pattern:

Think of three reasons why you love to visit your grandma's house (or any other place that you like to visit).

Each reason should be a complete clause, like this:

Now combine these three clauses into a compound sentence.

Your sentence should now look something like this:

Here is another example. This sentence explains why I love Presidio:

Heads Up!

Don't forget this sentence pattern! We're going to use it in the introduction of your essay.

Lesson Steps


Open up your writing portfolio, and go to

  • Writing Exercise #1

Think of a place that you like to visit.

Using the pattern described in this lesson, write a sentence that explains why you like to go there.

3 Congratulations! You're done with this lesson.

Instructions for the Quiz

Answer the question.