Review: The topic is a word, name or phrase that tells who or what a paragraph is about.
Directions: Select a topic for any item that could be used as a topic. Do not base your decision on whether an item has a period at the end of it. There are periods after all of the items, but not all of them are sentences.
True___Going to college for the first time
Yes, because it is a phrase.
True___George W. Bush
Yes, because it is a name.
No, because it is an adjective, a word that describes.
Yes, because it is a noun that tells what the paragraph is about.
True___Why soccer is popular
_______Soccer is popular because it is a fast-moving game.
No, because this is a complete sentence