Characteristics of Expository Essays

Characteristics of Expository Essays - Characteristics of...

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Characteristics of Expository Essays Expository essays can have many different characteristics. There are also different types of expository essays. I chose to read “Setting the Table” and “How to Clean Fish”. The two articles I read were organized in similar ways, but had distinct differences. Both essays that I read contained the same characteristics that made them expository essays. Both used facts to inform about different topics. They also gave the facts without bias. The point of the first essay I read was to explain how to fillet a fish. The point of the second essay I read was to explain how to set a table when having guests over. Both essays were organized in similar ways. The first essay, “How to Clean Fish”, was organized using the informative process. It gave the information using step- by-step instructions. The second essay, “Setting the Table” was also organized using the informative process. In addition, it was also organized using time order. It explained the
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