How to write a conclusion for an essay

1: Restate Your Thesis Claim and Evidence

2: Offer New and Interesting Insight

3: Make a Personal Connection With the Reader

4. Pay attention to the evidence you used to support your thesis throughout the essay

5. Use phrases in the past tense, like "as demonstrated" and "this paper established"

6. A different topic to which you can apply the same thesis and/or angles

7. In the conclusion, you may use first-person pronouns to attempt to establish an emotional connection with the reader.