Expository writing is used to convey factual information (as opposed to creative writing, such as fiction).It is the language of learning and understanding the world around us.
Then, each paragraph includes several sentences that expand on the information and/or support the topic sentence.
Finally, a concluding sentence offers a transition to the following paragraph in the essay.
It's a much more evocative, personal type of writing than an expository piece, even though they're both nonfiction styles.
Some people believe that technology is bad, other people believe that technology is fantastic.
And when my great-grandparents were around, there were no cars or buses. “You are all stuck to your phones.” And it is true that it can be addictive to play games or talk on Mxit or BBM. Last year someone put very rude comments on Mxit about all the girls in my class.
The comment about me was that I’d never find a boyfriend because I was so ugly. But the problem really is the people, not technology.
Each paragraph begins with a topic sentence where you state your case or objective.
Each topic sentence supports your overall thesis statement.
An essay written in the first person is fine for a personal travel essay but is inappropriate if you're a business reporter describing a patent lawsuit.
Think about your audience before you begin writing.