Process Writing. How you do it or How does it happen. A process is a connected set of actions or steps that leads to an end.. Like making tea . How do you do it?. One kind of process writing describes the steps a person needs to take to complete a task.
How you do it or
How does it happen
Another kind of process is a “how-it-happens” process
The language used is often the simple present passive voice
For example: The lava is pushed out the top of the volcano by pressure.
Topics such as – natural, mechanical and scientific processes use the “how it happens” approach
Some topics can be written about either way... Such as : how to construct a bookcase or how a bookcase is constructed
Operational process descriptions use ordering vocabulary
As soon as
The order of the steps is very important
When you write the process, add information to make each step clear
First, insert your debit card into the slot making sure your card number is on the top and to the left.
Then, looking at the screen, choose the type of transaction you would like to perform.
Just like a general or listing paragraph, a process paragraph must have a topic sentence and a concluding sentence.
The topic sentence must tell what is coming next, the concluding sentence finishes off or “clinches” the paragraph.
What topic sentence and concluding sentences could you write for “How to make tea”?