Descriptive Essay Sample
My Favorite Restaurant: Rivenee’s
As a child, I was not fond of eating out. My family would eat at a restaurant, diner, or buffet at least once a week, often more than once, and every time we went anywhere, but for a lit...
Casey L. Sleigh
July 17, 2013
I always loved the beach since I was a child. There is nothing like the fulfillment the beach brings with your toes in the sand, and nothing but the horizon in my perception. The sounds of the waves crashing, the smell of the...
17, September 2010
Upon opening my eyes as I wake up I stretch while taking a glance at the cursing clock that seems to hate me. I call my clock that because every day it seems as if it wants to wake me up at a later time each day. Than as my thoughts start to gather I...
Ouch! It Burns!- a descriptive essay
It was New Year’s Eve back home in the Philippines. I was only 6 years old, short, thin and clumsy. With my favorite striped pink shorts and white tank top with a Care Bears print on, I rushed outside our apartment to join other kids light some fireworks....
On a hot summer day, the only good place to go is to the lake. You would go out to the lake to enjoy the water, the sun, the activities that are happening, or just to be with family and friends.
When you're at the lake, there are some very distinct smells. The hickey smell of...
Descriptive Essay Final
The downtown metropolis can be a complex place, and some may need to become accustomed to it. It is Five O' Clock in the afternoon. The sun is starting to drag itself lower, dimming the landscape, leaving a majestic orange on the horizon. The towering structures above lea...
Descriptive Essay - My Grandparent’s House
My most favorite place has always been my grandparent’s house. This is the
place I would have to go to before and after school. I have always loved my
grandparent’s house because it made me feel sa...
The Beach: A Relaxing Wonderland
It is spring break, in the middle of March, my junior year. As I cross the state line into Florida, I picture the ocean as being a place of peace and serenity. It’s my first time visiting the ocean, and all I...
Describe a place where you feel safe and protected
8th of April 8, 2012
Describe a place where you
Feel safe and protected
The place that I feel safe and protected the most is the place where I live in the place where I grew in –my home.
Monday/Wednesday ENC 1101 6:30pm
"Locked Jaw" - Descriptive Essay
It was a cool sunny Sunday afternoon, with the most perfect weather I ever saw in hot and
damp Miami to have lunch. I thought to myself, “this day couldn’t be any better” because my
2 October 2012
A compact two-door car might not mean a lot to someone, but to me, working and improving my car is my favorite thing to do. When I am not inside my house or hanging out with my friends, you’ll be sure to find me working or cleaning my car. For...
Prof. Carolyn Robinson
Every Friday after school with the boys, we would pick up our Dyno bikes and ride four blocks down to Tony’s pizzeria. If I had to think about it, Tony’s pizzeria is was and still is to this day an important par...
Descriptive Essay Final Draft
In the United States there are a lot of hair styles that are extremely popular. Some women prefer a more comfortable or casual style that is easy to do in a hurry. While other women prefer a fashionable hair style. So...
Katie Rose K...
From the moment we are born we interact with many different people and things that have influence over our lives. Most people are not much different from a fallen leaf that blows down the street in front of you: they reside in yo...
November 19th, 2012
Universal Studios in Florida is a Theme park containing fun movie rides. It is not at all uncommon to see famous cartoon characters, such as Homer Simpson, roaming around the park. Teens and adults who possess strong...
Descriptive Essay: The Making of Edible Art
As a pastry maker we are delighted to make our clients special requests come true, at affordable prices, guaranteed freshness and taste. As you may imagine making a cake or a cupcake it’s like making a piece of...
Children learn from use of their senses. They learn by recognizing a collection of sights and feelings, and making a connection to a symbol and a word. Elaborate on this basic principal and the human language is formed. The evolution of language began with the ability to commun...
How to Write a Descriptive Essay
More than many other types of essays, descriptive essays strive to create a deeply involved and vivid experience for the reader. Great descriptive essays achieve this affect not through facts and statistics but by using detailed observations and descriptions.
he descriptive essay is a genre of essay that asks the student to describe an object, person, place, experience, emotion, situation, etc. This genre encourages the student’s ability to create a written account of a particular experience. What is more, this genre allows for a great deal of artistic...
Week 4 Assignment: Descriptive Essay
John Barkle IV
ENG 121 English Composition I
Instructor: Antoinette Oesterlein
It is a very merry Christmas. It's my favorite time of year. For some people, Christmas lasts one day. For me it starts the week before Thanksgiving and last the wh...