Different Kinds of Claim

  • Post last modified:May 24, 2019

The types of claim include claim of fact, claim of value, and claim of policy. Claims are argumentative in nature, and writers (as well as speakers) employ various forms of claims in order to put across their arguments and hopefully convince others that they are right.

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Context, Hypertext, and Intertext (Lesson Guide)

  • Post last modified:April 11, 2019

A text’s meaning can be determined based partly on the context in which it was developed. Hypertext is a reading environment that is based on the internet. Hypertext allows people to shift to different texts as fast as the internet loading speeds allow. Intertextuality helps people understand better by referring to multiple texts to compare meaning.

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