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12 terms

Identifying different types of texts

Choose which category a type of writing fits.
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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.