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Unformatted text preview: WEEK 2 COM150 ASSIGNMENT Characteristics of Expository Essays due Day 7 Sun Assignment: Characteristics of Expository Essays • Resources: Characteristics of the Expository Essay, About Web site, and the Fishing Florida Online Magazine Web site • Read two of the following essays: o “A Soul as Free as the Air” – http://womenshistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa062899.htm o “Cochlear Implants” – http://deafness.about.com/cs/cochlearfeatures/a/cochlearimplant.htm o “How to Clean Fish” – http://capmel.com/how_to-fillet_fish.htm • Address the following points about the two essays you read: o What characteristics make these essays expository? o Identify the type of organization each author used to develop the essay: topic, time order, space order, or informative process. o Why do you think each author chose that type of organization for his or her essay? In what ways does this organizational choice make the essay effective? What effect might the author have achieved with another type organizational choice make the essay effective?...
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- Fall '10
- Writing, Cochlear Implants