EXPLANATION TEXT TYPES EXAMPLES
How to write an excellent Explanation Text — Literacy Ideas
An explanation text tells your audience how something works or why something happens. Explanations detail and logically describe the stages in a process, such as the water cycle, or how a steam engine works. Other examples could be how a law is made, or why we blink when we sneeze. There are three types of explanations.
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Explanation texts usually include these features: Written in the present tense, in formal language. Text arranged into numbered points. Sub-headings to separate sections of text. Time connectives, such as: first, then, next, later, finally. Technical vocabulary (sometimes in bold), for example: