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Unformatted text preview: 4) Comparison – Contrast – a new or unfamiliar idea is explained by showing how it is similar to (comparison) or different from (contrast) a more familiar idea, person, place, or thing. (compare often uses like or as ) 5) Cause – Effect – connections between events are explained by showing what caused an event (why something happened ) or what happened as a result of a particular event (result, outcome ). 6) Examples – pointing out a typical or concrete instance / idea to support or clarify the main idea 7) Definition – to give the meaning of a term . (often uses is )...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2012 for the course RDG 071 taught by Professor Chaloka during the Spring '09 term at Moraine Valley Community College.
- Spring '09