Types of Essays

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Types of Essays

  1. 1. Zainal Abidin Sayadi zainals@uthm.edu.my zainals@oum.edu.mywww.slideshare.net/zainals 013 - 7486098
  2. 2. LEARNING OUTCOMESBy the end of this topic, you should be able to: Plan an essay; Identify different types of essays; and Develop paragraphs.
  3. 3. A short literary composition on a single subject, usually presenting the personal view of the author.
  4. 4.  Pre-writing Draft Editing Final draft/essay
  5. 5.  Explanation essay  starts with a general statement, followed by a series of explanations to support the statement. Argumentation essay  is persuasive in nature and usually begins with a thesis statement. The writer’s opinion is then argued out and restated once again in the conclusion. Discussion essay  is very similar to the argumentation essay, except that it discusses both sides of the issue and lets the readers decide for themselves.
  6. 6. A discourse marker is a word or phrase used ina conversation to signal the speakers intention to mark a boundary

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