Writing Styles: How to Use the 4 Foundational Writing Styles

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Last updated: Apr 7, 2022 • 2 min read

When you begin a piece of writing, your work will generally fall into one of four broad categories. Each of the four writing styles is suited to a particular purpose. Learn how to use narrative writing, descriptive writing, expository writing, and persuasive writing to great effect.