Identifying different types of texts

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Choose which category a type of writing fits.

narrative

This type of text tells a story (fiction).

informative

This type of text gives factual information about a person, place, thing, or event.

persuasive

This type of text tries to get you to buy or do/believe in something.

narrative

Has a plot, setting, characters, and conclusion

informative

Most often includes specific dates, locations, amounts, statistics, and other factual information.

persuasive

Tells a person's opinion on a subject

persuasive

An article in the newspaper telling why you should vote for a candidate.

informative

An article in the newspaper telling about the outcome of a recent basketball game.

narrative

An comic strip in the newspaper.

informative

An article on the Higgs-Bosom particle on wikipedia.

narrative

The book "The Outsiders"

persuasive

A commercial on a YouTube video for Axe body spray.

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