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The Four Types of Writing

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Georgia Starling

on 11 October 2013

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Transcript of The Four Types of Writing

The Four Types of Writing
There are four types of writing...
1. Narrative
2. Expository
3. Persuasive
4. Informative/Descriptive
Narrative Writing
Tells a story
Can be written using any point of view (1st, 2nd, or 3rd, although 2nd is quite uncommon)
Examples include personal memoirs, autobiographies, biographies, accounts of events, etc.
Expository Writing
Writing that gives an explanation of something
Examples include analysis, cause and effects, comparisons, etc.
Remember, EXP= expository, EXP=explain!
Persuasive Writing
Convinces the reader to agree with your viewpoint or to accept your recommendation for a course of action
Uses evidence to support reasons given or used to persuade
Opposing viewpoint should be taken into consideration.
Describes something—object, person, place, experience, emotion, situation, etc.
Encourages the ability to create a written account of a particular experience
Informative/Descriptive Writing
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