NCO Primary Leadership Subjects
Writing to Inform
Exposition means explanation. Simply put, it is the act of exposing information or
ideas. Thus, we use expository writing when we write to inform.
You can use expository writing to convey:
Using exposition as a writing approach or strategy gives you a way to:
Exposition as an
Inform your audience.
Explain a subject.
The expository writing style has patterns that you can use to organize your text into
meaningful units that take on a particular direction. These patterns complement
each other in purpose, design, and structure. Therefore, you can use them alone or
in combination to achieve your writing objective.
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