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Descriptive writing

Albright, Evelyn May

Descriptive writing

by Albright, Evelyn May

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

  • Description (Rhetoric),
  • English language -- Rhetoric.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Evelyn May Albright.
    LC ClassificationsPE1427 .A4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22163584M
    LC Control Number11022786

      What is descriptive writing? Writing description is a necessary skill for most writers. Whether we’re writing an essay, a story, or a poem, we usually reach a point where we need to describe something. In fiction, we describe settings and characters. In poetry, we describe scenes, experiences, and emotions. Descriptive writing is about using the power of words to arouse the imagination, capture the attention, and create a lasting impact in the mind of the reader. In this article, you'll learn how to employ descriptive elements in your writing, tips to enhance your descriptive writing skills, and some exercises to better yourself at it.

      Published on This presentation will help you understand what descriptive structure is and how to write a descriptive paragraph or essay. Jill Alexander Essbaum is the author of several collections of poetry, and regularly appears in The Best American Poetry, as well as its sister anthology, The Best American Erotic Poems: From to the her first novel, Hausfrau, she explores the life of Anna Benz, as she enters into a number of sexual affairs, and startling new experiences.

      To write a descriptive essay, start by choosing a topic, like a person, place, or specific emotion. Next, write down a list of sensory details about the topic, like how it sounds, smells, and feels. After this brainstorming session, outline the essay, dividing it into an introduction, 3 body paragraphs, and a conclusion%(). My E-Book - Modeling the Classics: Teaching Descriptive Writing. does exactly that! In it you will find excellent models of descriptive writing, followed by questions which help the reader identify the author's techniques. Then, using graphic organizers, the student creates his/her own descriptive writing based on the model.

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