Compare-Contrast, Cause-Effect, Problem-Solution: Common 'Text Types' in The Times
Suggestions for helping students understand common expository "text structures" like cause and effect, compare and contrast and problem-solution that appear often in The Times.
How does a bad economy affect businesses like Phoenix Decorating in Pasadena? We’re using this and other articles as models of writing about cause and effect. Go to related article » http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/28/us/rose-parade-new-years-ritual-faces-rough-times.html