➛ the first sentence introduces the topic but also the
point of view and the tone of the narration
➛ it typically starts by depicting a scene that is
exemplary for the story that is told
➛ subjective concerning the point of view and the
choice of information
➛ but no work off of personal feelings
➛ the narrator is still expected stay in the
background, offering the reader the opportunity to
experience what the reportage is written about...
are exceptions, especially if the writer is
about a personal experience ...
➛ it's narrative