Writing An Argument

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Unformatted text preview: ly to inform the readers but to convince them to take his / her side in the debate. T HE E XPOSITORY T HESIS STATEMENT V S. THE A RGUMENTATIVE T HESIS STATEMENT Both expository and argumentaEve thesis statements express a certain opinion about a topic. However, an expository thesis statement does not include a sharp opinion; rather, it discusses advantages, disadvantages, types, reasons, results, problems, solu,ons, processes, or categories of an issue o^en in the form of lis,ng, enumera,on, classifica,on, or sequencing. An argumenta,ve thesis statement, on the other hand, has a clear stance on a debatable topic, fiercely argues that the writer’s opinion is correct and reflects this subjec,vity both in its style and tone. More Examples to Show the Difference There are three main reasons why the media manipulate the news. This thesis state...
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