Links Use this Sample Basic Essay as a Model The essay below demonstrates the principles of writing a basic essay. The different parts of the essay have been labeled. The thesis statement is in bold, the topic sentences are in italics, and each main point is underlined. When you write your own essay, of course, you will not need to mark these parts of the essay unless your teacher has asked you to do so. They are marked here just so that you can more easily identify them.
Mr. Aslam is my neighbour. He is a young man of 35. He lives in front of my house. He is very kind to all his friends. He has two sons and only one daughter. He belongs to a noble family. He is a highly educated man. He is also our teacher. He is . He teaches us English and Urdu. He has full command on his subject He teaches us with love and care. His method of teaching is very good. All the students like him very much. He is also our class in charge. He comes to school in time. He is the right hand of headmaster in all his activities.