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EXPOSITORY WRITING. Expository Writing definition:. Informative, non-fiction writing that teaches the reader about a certain subject. Introduction to Expository Writing:. Three Parts: Let’s compare the introduction to an expository essay to a professional wrestling match. . The GLITZ. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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EXPOSITORY WRITINGExpository Writing definition:Informative, non-fiction writing that teaches the reader about a certain subject.Introduction to Expository Writing:

Three Parts:

Lets compare the introduction to an expository essay to a professional wrestling match.

The GLITZ

What is the point of the glitz?To catch the readers attention, the HOOK must draw the reader in.One-two sentencesThe DANCE

What is the point of the dance?To define/provide any background information for the reader so s/he will understand the entire writing piece.Usually, the writer will define any terms here.Must be a minimum of two sentences.The PUNCH

What is the point of the dance?The thesis statement!The writer much clearly state what s/he will be discussing for the entire writing piece.Everything will relate back to the thesis statement.How to Create a Thesis Statement:1. Create a declaration:Ask yourself what you are going to discuss in this essay, and write it simply.2. Add your three subpoints:Use commas !

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