What types of information can you use to support an argument?

Support takes many forms: data, facts, personal experience, expert opinion, textual evidence, emotional appeals, etc. The more reliable and comprehensive the support, the more persuasive the argument.

For which purpose might you write an argumentative essay?

An argumentative essay is a piece of writing that takes a stance on an issue. In a good argumentative essay, a writer attempts to persuade readers to understand and support their point of view about a topic by stating their reasoning and providing evidence to back it up.

Why is it important to teach point of view?

The perspective from which a story is told is called its point of view. Understanding point of view helps students effectively analyze literature, improves their critical thinking skills, helps them understand the author’s purpose, and increases their ability to recognize potential bias.

What are the 5 point of views?

Point of view isn’t easy though, since there are so many to choose from: first person, third person limited, third person omniscient, second person. All stories are written from a point of view.