ESSAY TYPES

The essay types presented here are introduced in the following way. First, a definition of the essay type is given. Then, different patterns of possible organizations are explained with examples for each. Sample outlines are sketched. Thirdly, specific language areas are briefly given. In the language areas, generally the kinds of transitions specific to the essay type are listed. Finally, a sample essay whose outline is already explained is provided for each essay type.

ESSAY TYPES
Definition

Classification

Comparison and contrast
Cause and effect
Argumentative
  1. Argumentative essay
  2. Writing an argumentative essay
Process