So she has chosen the path as her literary heroes, Charles Dickens and George Orwell: the entertaining but didactic novel.
didactic teaching has come at the expense of play, which some say is no longer tolerated even for the youngest of students.
It is one of the many charms of Horace's didactic writings, that he takes us into the very heart of the life of Rome.
He had once been a schoolmaster and that accounted for his didactic style.
Deliver us from the didactic and the everlastingly improving style of thing!
They must be didactic to the people, and that as their chief end.
All these novels were designed with a didactic purpose, somewhat upon the German model.
didactic Destiny has other methods in store; or these would fail always.
Resuming the main thread of the argument, it may be said that the Italians also shared the Roman partiality for didactic poetry.
But the didactic purpose is never lost sight of by the author.
1650s, from French didactique, from Greek didaktikos "apt at teaching," from didaktos "taught," past participle of didaskein "teach," from PIE root *dens- "wisdom, to teach, learn." Related: Didactically; didacticism.
didactic di·dac·tic (dī-dāk'tĭk)
Of or relating to medical teaching by lectures or textbooks as distinguished from clinical demonstration with patients.