is that which conforms to fact and reality. Truth may be either objective or subjective depending upon the person's point of view.
The author presents situations or the characters' thoughts, feelings, and actions in a detached, noncommittal manner.
The author incorporates personal experiences into his writing or projects into the narrative his personal disposition, judgments, values, and feelings.
occurs when an author prejudices the audience in favor of one side of an issue by not covering the topic fairly.
writing intended to make clear or explain something which might otherwise be difficult to understand
a term used in a discussion of style to identify the person or personality speaking in a literary work
a comparison of two or more similar objects which suggests that if they are alike in certain respects, they will probably be alike in other ways as well
an authoritative and artistic (usually film) presentation which depicts the facts about an event or social, historical or cultural phenomenon
a fairly short nonfiction selection in which the author expresses his thoughts and feelings on any subject he chooses to discuss
a relatively impersonal essay in which the author writes as an authority and expounds on the subject in an orderly way
the author assumes a tone of intimacy with his audience, tends to deal with everyday things rather than with public affairs or specialized topics, and writes in a relaxed, self-revelatory, and often whimsical fashion
records and presents topics of current interest to the public through news media; journalists present facts and describe situations without attempting to interpret them.
It is a factual recording of current events, persons and places and appears in the newspaper or magazine; it answers the questions, "Who? What? When? Why? Where? How?"