Advice 1: How to determine the type of text

Type of speech is the method of presentation chosen by the author and focused on the execution of a task, for example, to describe reality or to dynamically tell about it. In accordance with these objectives, our speech can be divided into description, narration, reasoning. Each type of speech has its own unique characteristics.
How to determine the type of text
Description – this image of the phenomena, objects, persons by successive transfer and disclosure of its main characteristics. For example, describing a person, we highlight the following signs: height, posture, age, eyes, hair color and so on; the description of the apartment will contain other signs: the size, the height of the walls, decoration, furniture, number of Windows. The purpose of this type of speech lies in the fact that the reader saw the subject matter, was able to imagine it in your imagination.

Description can be found in all styles of speech, but in scientific style the characteristics of items should be the most complete and artistic style, the emphasis is only on the most striking features. Therefore, the language tools in artistic style is more diverse compared to the research: it can be not only nouns and adjectives but also adverbs, verbs, are also common epithets, comparisons.
A narrative is a story about the event compliance with the interim order. For any narrative text is the presence of ties (the beginning event), the development of the event and the denouement (the end of the narrative). You can tell how from a third party (author's story) and first person (the narrator is named or referred to by using the pronoun "I").

In the narrative the most often used verbs of the past tense perfective. But to enhance the expression of the text, the author can use other: verbs present allow the reader to visualize the action takes place in their eyes, the perfect verbs show the duration of the operation, the future tense form help the author to convey the swiftness and unexpectedness of the action.
The argument is the study of the properties of various objects and phenomena, examination of their relationship. The reasoning goes as follows: first is formed by the thesis (the idea you want to prove or disprove), then lists the arguments with examples, and the final part is the conclusion.

The thesis should be clear, the arguments cogent and sufficient to confirm the proposed thesis. Between the thesis and arguments should be visible to a logical connection.

Advice 2: How to determine the size of the apartment

When buying a home always it is useful information about the area of the apartment. The more that sellers often exaggerate its size. To determine the exact level necessary to be able to distinguish between different concepts square apartments and know about areas that are in a particular area.
How to determine the size of the apartment
You will need
  • - technical passport for the apartment;
  • roulette;
  • paper;
  • calculator;
  • pencil.
Area of the apartment is written in the official document given to it – that is in the Datasheet. So, wanting to know the size of your current or potential homes, look in the data sheet.
If you want to measure the area yourself, take a tape measure, a calculator and ask the other person to help you measure. Draw a preliminary scheme of the housing, then you have had the opportunity to immediately put it in his size. Don't forget to also measure the sizes of outbuildings – store rooms, balcony and loggia.
At the level of the plinth measure tape measure the length of all walls in the apartment, trying to roulette was well and evenly tensioned. Put the results to meters and record them in your apartment. If the room has an irregular shape (niches, corners, rounding and projections), divide the room into individual shapes, and specify their size.
Multiply the length and width of each room and record the result in their "statement". By adding up the area of all premises of the apartment, you will get the total result. Keep in mind, each apartment has three squares – a General residential and the area is very flat. The living area includes the living room area (bedroom, nursery, hall). The area of apartments is defined as the sum of living rooms and utility rooms (bath, WC, closet, corridor, kitchen, etc.). The total area of the apartment is calculated as the sum of the areas of all premises, including reduction factors (for balconies and terraces – 0,3; for loggias – 0,5; for verandahs and cold pantries - 1,0).
Note that the total area of the apartment is used for state statistical observation, and performance square apartments - for official statistical accounting of the housing Fund in the Russian Federation, determining the social norms of housing, payment of utilities, etc. determine the area and other technical indicators of the apartment is governed by the "Instruction on accounting of housing stock in the Russian Federation".
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