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Grostaylor

How long or short can a paragraph be?

I find conflicting answers on different sites.
Sillyone:

"A distinct division of written or printed matter that begins on a new, usually indented line, consists of one or more sentences, and typically deals with a single thought or topic or quotes one speaker's continuous words. "

at least 1 i guess

Grostaylor:

That is what I say but my daughter has been taught in school that a paragraph should have 5 or more sentences. Get up to 8-10 and it's way too long....

DJ Mobil:

Subject
Thesis
3 supporting sentences

Michael Beck:

5 lines .. a paragraph is used for changes in ideas or scenes in a story,essay it depends how you like to ramble on writing, my english teacher told me 5-10 lines would be sufficent.

Maniac:

a short paragraph shopuld be three sentences

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