Strands 9.5, 10.5, 11.5 - Text Structures
Terms in this set (7)
Cause & Effect
Tells how fact, events, people, concepts happen or exist because of other facts
Enumeration or listing
A major idea is supported by a list of details or examples.
examines the similarities and differences between two or more people, events, concepts, ideas, etc.
Sequential or Chronological
tells the order of facts, events, or concepts
Concept / Definition
Tells the explanation or description of a concept or topic by using synonyms and signal words
A statement about a whole group. Could be too broad and not based on fact. Often the word "all" will make a generalization untrue ."All trees lose their leaves in the fall."
Tells the procedure for how something is done/created
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