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Knowing how to write with an illustrative style is going to help you in all of your essays in college. Being able to illustrate your points is going to make your writing clearer for your audience.

Below, you’ll see a sample essay from a health professions course where students were asked to write a profile of someone who works in the health care field. The essay follows APA 7th edition guidelines. This assignment was not described as an illustrative essay, but key elements of the illustrative style have been noted for you.

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Illustration essay sample across the disciplines

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