Instead, it is a statement of an obvious and mundane fact. A more effective attention grabber may point out a specific, and perhaps surprising, instance when adults use math in their daily lives, in order to show the reader why this is such as important topic to consider.
Next the writer “announces” her topic by stating, “The topic I have chosen to write about…” Although it is necessary to introduce your specific topic, you want to avoid making generic announcements that reference your assignment.
Women had to clean, butcher and prepare all game brought home to the family. All cloth was washed by hand without the aid of any machines.
Candles were made at home by weaving a wick and pouring hot wax into a mold.
Respondents were asked: (1) to compare women's general status at work with that of men and (2) to describe their specific experiences in this regard.