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Introduction to Expository Writing

Expository writing is writing that explains or 
shares information. The word expository is
from “expose” which means “to reveal.” It can
also sometimes be called informative writing.
The writer of an expository essay assumes that
the reader has no prior knowledge of the topic
                     discussed. that is being
What Is Comparison-and- 
     Contrast Essay?
Comparison in writing discusses elements that are          
(similar), while contrast in writing discusses elements
that are (different)). A comparison and contrast essay
        may discuss only similarities, only differences,
but more often than not, both comparison and                 
contrast is used. A compare-and-contrast essay,
then, analyzes two subjects by comparing them,
contrasting them, or both. A comparison-and-contrast
essay uses factual details to analyze the similarities
and differences between two or more two or more
                        people, places, things, or events.
Transitional Words and Phrases   
  that Signal Comparison and
            Contrast
In comparison and contrast, transitions between           
paragraphs are necessary to keep your essay flowing
smoothly, to make it clear to the reader when you
switch from one topic to the other, and to indicate the
logical relationships between ideas within the
paragraph .The following list of transitions may be
                helpful in making your essay coherent.
Structure of Comparison-and- 
        Contrast Essay
Compare and-Contrast Essay Writing

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Compare and-Contrast Essay Writing

  • 1.
  • 2. Introduction to Expository Writing Expository writing is writing that explains or  shares information. The word expository is from “expose” which means “to reveal.” It can also sometimes be called informative writing. The writer of an expository essay assumes that the reader has no prior knowledge of the topic discussed. that is being
  • 3.
  • 4. What Is Comparison-and-  Contrast Essay?
  • 5. Comparison in writing discusses elements that are  (similar), while contrast in writing discusses elements that are (different)). A comparison and contrast essay may discuss only similarities, only differences, but more often than not, both comparison and  contrast is used. A compare-and-contrast essay, then, analyzes two subjects by comparing them, contrasting them, or both. A comparison-and-contrast essay uses factual details to analyze the similarities and differences between two or more two or more people, places, things, or events.
  • 6. Transitional Words and Phrases  that Signal Comparison and Contrast
  • 7. In comparison and contrast, transitions between  paragraphs are necessary to keep your essay flowing smoothly, to make it clear to the reader when you switch from one topic to the other, and to indicate the logical relationships between ideas within the paragraph .The following list of transitions may be helpful in making your essay coherent.
  • 8.
  • 9.
  • 10. Structure of Comparison-and-  Contrast Essay