Definition, Usage and a list of Claim Examples in common speech and literature. Claim is a statement essentially arguable but used as a primary point to support or prove an argument.
What is a thesis statement? It is an arguable statement. It is a complete sentence that expresses your position/opinion on a given topic. It narrows down your topic to a specific, single focus of investigation. It establishes a direction for the entire paper. It is usually stated in your introduction.