what is poverty?.
Thesis statement should be in your introductory paragraph and explain what you topic is , why you choose, (it could anything from you) ,and what strategies you intend to use in your explanation ( straightforward definition, cause-and-effect analysis, comparison and contrast, classification etc.). The body of paper will be in your explanation, which may include any or all of the following. 1. classification 2. comparison and contrast 3. straightforward definition 4. cause and effect. The final paragraph should contain a summary and interesting closing that makes the essay memorable ( a quote , question , insight , suggestion, etc.).