The last day of my high school career is fast approaching and I can only imagine how I'll be feeling when I step out of Valley High School grounds for the very last time. Throughout these four years, I have felt a lot of urgency about graduating high school. I didn't think tha
Ashley Stewart English 110
“A Place That Had a Deep Impact
Effect On You…”
Disney World in Orlando, Florida, is America’s best-known, busiest, and most profitable tourist attraction. Of all Disney World's wonders, the Magic Kingdom draws the most vi
Descriptive Writing in Literature!
November, 01, 2010
Descriptive Writing in Literature!
Literature indulges us in a different world by using descriptive writing that paints a vivid picture in our mind. Every author has a different way to accomplish that, but the main purpose is to draw the r
DESCRIPTIVE WRITING is the clear description of people, places, objects, or events using appropriate details. An effective description will contain sufficient and varied elaboration of details to communicate a sense of the subject being described. Details used are usually sensor
DESCRIPTIVE WRITING ON THE EFFECTS OF TWO DIFFERENCE SEASONS ON THE SAME LANDSCAPE
Johannesburg also known as Jozi, Jo'burg or eGoli, is the largest city in South Africa, by population. It is the provincial capital of Gauteng, the wealthiest province in South Africa, having the largest economy of
Descriptive writing piece
I got off the bus as it came to a slow stop and as I walked past Burger King, the scent of greasy fast food filled my nostrils. The bus departed again, crawling along the road, leaving my sight, as it turned a sharp corner. An elderly man cut across my walking path to
Person Descriptive Writing
Matthew sits in the corner of his room. The room is black and filled with a smell of smoke. He sits and ponders with a look of distraught on his face. His hands press against his temples, rubbing in a circular motion. You can just see the brain throbbing inside of him. Th
GCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE UNIT 3: DESCRIPTIVE WRITING
The Descriptive Writing task in Unit 3 is worth 7.5% of the subject award and is marked out of 20. The mark given for each of the examples provided is supported by comments related to the criteria given in the specification for (i) Content & Organ
Descriptive writing – English
Dubai has the tallest buildings and the largest malls, in the night the sparkly skies make me exited like a small child that has sweets, it is the city that never sleeps.
At night the moment that the fireworks will bursts in the clear black sky, the...
Descriptive writing – Train
I walked up to the main entrance from the usual route I took every morning. The walls of the Train Station were panelled with clean cut glass there was no brick to be seen only large panels of glass and the occasional clean cut white glossed plates perfectly...
I'm in band class standing at my bass drum in the concluding hours of school. It happens to be a Tuesday on this fine September 18th. Then my ears began to ring. I guess since I'm so use to loud banging drums, my ears ring, I'm not...
Teaching a Descriptive Writing
◆ students will learn the elements of descriptive writing.
◆They will understand the parts of a descriptive paragraph
◆will be able to generate a descriptive paragraph.
Beads of sweat trickled down my face as the sweltering sun continued to beat on down on me. The waves crashing rhythmically on the shore were tempting me to enter those enticing waters to cool off. But, no. I could not. I was here for a job. A job that needed me to...
English Descriptive Writing
I was walking motionlessly scanning the street going to the shops, it was completely dark, the pavements felt as if they were asleep as it was so quite. I arrived at the shop reached down and picked up the ice cold milk white as a ghost. I purchased the milk...
Descriptive writing task
Tommy turns out the lights for bed in a good mood, after watching his favorite series, Criminal minds, but his mood would soon change. He heard something rustling in the kitchen and glanced at the clock. Its 1:30 a.m....
“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.”
The writing exercises below are intended to help you flex your descriptive abilities. In your notebook, respond to each of the prompts with no more than three or four sentences each. Your goa
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.
A piece of information proven to be true.
Writers use facts to support their point of view, creating the impression that they can objectively prove their argument.
The writer thus seems educated and knowledgeable
The reader see that...
Mixture of Writing Styles
¡°The trouble with writing is that despite what many handbooks suggest, there are no hard and fast rules, no magic formulas that make it an easy step-by-step process. You have to reconceive the rules every time you sit down to write because every occasion has its own s
Assignment: Ch.3. Descriptive Writing—“The Body Farm”
p.139, #1. Write an essay in which you describe something that most people would find repulsive or frightening.
It was an ordinary day in June when a few friends and I dec