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400 Writing Topics - Prompts and Suggestions for Paragraphs, Essays, and Speeches - Essay Topics

400 Writing Topics - Prompts and Suggestions for Paragraphs, Essays, and Speeches - Essay Topics
If getting started is the hardest part of the writing process, close behind it (and closely related to it) may be the challenge of finding a good topic to write about. Sometimes, of course, an instructor will solve that problem for you by assigning a topic. But at other times you'll have the opportunity to choose a topic on your own. And you really should think of it as an opportunity--a chance to write about something you care about and know well. So relax. Don't worry if a great topic doesn't immediately spring to mind. To help get you thinking, we've prepared some writing suggestions--more than 400 of them, in fact. We've organized the suggested topics into 11 broad categories, loosely based on some of the common ways of developing paragraphs and essays. Now follow the links to our 400 topic suggestions and see where they take you. And if you're still having trouble coming up with something to write about, see

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