WHat is the tone of reports and essays?
impersonal and objective in tone
What is the structure of a report and essay?
- evaluate for and against and then come to a conclusion that demonstrates your personal view
- logical structure
- introduction that sets up a main theme
- well structured paragraphs covering the strengths and weaknesses of the arguments
- a conclusion that ties thing together and offers your own point of view
What is the purpose of reports and essay?
often to adfivse
How do reports and essays differ?
essays usually have a general audience - general language
reports are normally written for a particular group - specialised language