NCO Primary Leadership Subjects
The basic purpose of writing is for the writer to communicate information about a
subject to an audience. This lesson explains the interaction among these three
writing components (the writer, the topic, and the audience). It provides basic
instructions on how to research, outline, and organize your subject to help you write
The enabling learning objective (ELO) for this lesson is:
Given the material in this lesson.
Organize content logically.
Use informative or explanatory writing.
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Writing Mechanics and Composition