• Today I Saw
    Series Descriptive Writing by John Schacter, Ph.D. The Master TO PURCHASE THE BOOK AND CD-ROM GO TO WWW.TEACHINGDOCTORS.COM OR CALL 650.323.1378 Master Teacher Series The Descriptive Writing Contents Preface LESSON 1: Pretest and Portfolios LESSON 2: Introduction to Descriptive Writing...
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  • Expository and Classification Paragraph
    Classification Paragraph - Classification paragraph is one of the seven types of paragraphs. It allows of defining ideas, their use and/or function through comparisons conducted on multiple levels. Consequently, classification paragraphs explore the meaning of things as compared to one another, and...
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  • Poetry Anthology on John Brereton
    own hearts drummed them to the fight. I chose the poem ANZAC because of it’s descriptive language, truth, and it’s use of the harsh reality of war, while not glorifying war in any way. The Poet uses a mixture of descriptive text, rhyming words and rhythm to display his views on World War 1. His use of...
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  • 5rtt5e
    The Five-Step Writing Process for Descriptive Essays Professional writers know one thing: Writing takes work. Understanding and following the proven steps of the writing process helps all writers, including students. Here are descriptive essay writing tips for each phase of the writing process: 1. Prewriting...
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  • English Essay-Short Stories
    thus fulfill its purpose. I will be illustrating this through the analysis of the Henry Lawson stories including “The Drover’s Wife” and “The Loaded Dog” and through other related texts “There Will Come Soft Rains” by Ray Bradbury and “Charles” by Shirley Jackson. These stories present a variety of techniques...
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  • A Worn Path. Essay
    uneducated Negro woman, who endured racism, is the main character with minor characters of a hunter, a dog, a nurse, a clerk and Phoenix’s grandson. Eudora Welty began developing the story in the first paragraph by choosing the name of the main character – Phoenix. A phoenix is a mythological bird that supposedly...
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  • Patterns of Paragraph Dev't
    PATTERNS OF PARAGRAPH DEVELOPMENT 1) Narrative - An account of a sequence of events, usually in chronological order. Example : "The barber was cutting our hair, and our eyes were closed--as they are so likely to be. . . . Deep in a world of our own, he heard, from far away, a voice saying goodbye...
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  • How to Write an Essay?
    or impart information about your subject in a straightforward, orderly manner. Descriptive Essays: These sort of essays focus on the details of what is going on. For example, if you want to write a descriptive essay about your trip to the park, you would give great detail about what you experienced:...
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  • Dddddddddd
    kissing." Creative essays use the imagination to write about a topic. They can be fun as the writer thinks about various topics and uses the imagination. The best advice in writing creative essays is to let your mind do the writing. Think about a topic that would be fun to write and one that others would...
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  • Commentary of “the Curious Incident of the Dog at Nighttime”
    In “The Curious Incident of the Dog at Nighttime” by Mark Graham he uses continuous similar syntax to create and establish a style to his work. In the story the escape of a young person is revealed as he narrates it from his indecision of leaving the train at London, to his hiding in a shelf and his...
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  • Descriptive Paragraph
    Descriptive Paragraph 28, January, 2012 Nia Nia is my wife and I’s female Pitt Bull dog. She weighs about forty eight pounds, and stands approximately two feet high, and is twelve years old. Nia, has a unique fur coat, she is brindle and white. Nia’s, brindle fur coat is a black and brownish...
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  • lesson plan
     Subject: Composition Date: March 21st, 2011 Skill: Descriptive Writing Topic: Comparative Paragraph (First draft) Subjects Integrated: Listening and Speaking, Writing, Grammar Duration: 60mins Class: 4 Lesson Number: 5 No. of children: 24 Ability Range: High_____ Average Low_____...
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  • Henry Lawson
    imagery to convey his message to the responder, he is known for his talented writing and truthfulness. Texts such as the drover’s wife and the loaded dog convey this. Other texts also use similar techniques to covey there idea’s including an anonymous tale ‘Bold Jack Donahoe’ and Barbara Baynton’s ‘The...
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  • Writeing Techniques on to Build a Fire
    Jack London's writing "To Build A Fire" I neither agree nor disagree with his narration techniques. Some good techniques used were, conflict and descriptive detail. By using conflict he kept the readers attention. The conflict used was man vs. nature. The other technique was description. Although...
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  • Module a Standard
    imagery to convey his message to the responder, he is known for his talented writing and truthfulness. Texts such as the drover’s wife and the loaded dog convey this. Other texts also use similar techniques to covey there idea’s including an anonymous tale ‘Bold Jack Donahoe’ and Barbara Baynton’s ‘The...
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  • Reviewer in English Iv Nat
    find out how and when the crime was committed. Mechanics make inferences when they run diagnostics, tinker around in the engine, and chat with you about how your car is acting to figure out what's wrong under the hood. Likewise, you infer things all the time. If someone stares angrily at you from the...
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  • ENglish 28
    unique experience with various ways of teaching. The professor is key to your learning experience in class. There are some professors who do not care about their students, and then there are some who strive to see their students succeed. I would always put off taking English because I was afraid of not...
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  • In Cold Blood
    through the house and finding all of the bodies of the family, and in descriptive detail, describes the scene of each family member. The overall impression of this passage is a remorseful and petrified feeling. The last paragraph before the POV switches to the murders tells of how shocked the investigators...
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  • Asignment One
    rules for opening paragraphs and write an opening paragraph following the instructions.  Be sure that your thesis is clearly stated and that you include a P.O. (Plan of Organization).  This assignment is only a paragraph!   THE OPENING PARAGRAPH In a short essay, the opening paragraph serves three important...
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  • The Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
    message of self improvement can be taken to heart and applied to any individual's life. This statement holds true in the novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon, in which several of its characters follow this idea. Christopher had autism but, other than being some of the most...
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