Topic Brief

This topic will describe persuasive nonfiction and share tips on how to write for this genre.

Skill(s) the trainee will acquire after completing this topic:

Learn the types of persuasive nonfiction

Term: Persuasive writing is non-fiction writing that uses both REASON-BASED and EMOTION-BASED arguments to convince or persuade the audience of something. It can be a speech, an essay, a letter, or any format.