Pattern 1. Theme to Theme

This kind of Theme development may be used throughout the academic paragraphs which have the purpose of description or classification of some phenomenon being focussed on.

With this pattern, each sentence has the same function - to elaborate on the paragraph’s focus on a Topic in some way. The Topic focus introduced in the first Theme and/or the first New can then be maintained in all or most of the following Themes.

Maintaining topic : focus

theme to theme pattern