An informative text wants to advise or tell you about something, in short, it informs you.
Key features of this type of texts:
- It contains facts.
- It provides clear information about the subject, introducing the subject and developing it.
- It organises and links information clearly, often using subheadings, short paragraphs, diagrams, maps, etc.
The style of the informative texts:
- It is written in the third person.
- It normally uses the present tense.
- It avoids repetition.