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1

What is 'writing to inform'?

Writing that tells the reader about a certain topic. It is unbiased and keeps to the facts.

2

What are imperative verbs?

Verbs that give a command.

For example:
Buy now.
Don't forget to...

3

What are facts?

Things we know to be true.

4

What is jargon?

Specialist vocabulary; words specifically for a certain subject.

For example:
Subject: Computing
Jargon: CPU, motherboard, operating system.