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expository rather than persuasive writing
  explaining or describing something
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expository expositive
Strongly Associated with:   exposition
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  • expository rather than persuasive writing
  • clean expository writing
  • (c) Nothing of importance in an expository way was related, because every time Buttercup began "Tell me about yourself," Westley quickly cut her off with "Later, beloved; now is not the time."
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • I think the key element some of you are not considering is the issue of skills: that you’re not only here to freely express yourself on a particular subject but also to build certain time-honored skills, like clear expository writing and analysis.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
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Associated words [difficulty]:   expository [9] , exposition [5]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Logic & Reasoning, Religion & Spirtuality, Religion - Christianity
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