English - Descriptive Writing

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English - Descriptive Writing

I have to get a rough draft of my descriptive writing assesement done by tomorrow. Approximately one page long, what can i write about ? I can describe a place, event, object etc. I do have a passion for basketball so i might write about that. Do you have any suggestions, ...

Writing

Josie wrote a newspaper advertisement about the school cafeteria's meatloaf. She wanted everyone to try it, so she explained how delicious it was and why they should eat it.Was her advertisement an example of descriptive,persuasive, narrative, or expository writing? Is this an...

English

We are working on descriptive writing and right now I have to do a whole description on a Old House. Sounds: Screams Howls Whispers Touch: slimy doorknob sticky path dusty windows Sights: broken steps Spider webs on door damaged rooftop Colours: Brown door grey pathway Blue ...

English

I am doing descriptive writing how can i describe a shooting scene in a school? it needs to be detailed, chaotic and interesting

english

I need a sentence that will finish my descriptive writing off with a funny personification? Aiming for level 7.

English

PLEASE HELP! I am stuck on writing A descriptive essay 500-750 world, My Topic An elderly person

English 10th Grade

Descriptive writing (300-500words) 'by the waterside' Describe some of the people and activities that make place there.

English

“I Have a Dream” by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is an example of what writing style? A. Persuasive B. Descriptive C. Narrative D. Expository Not B. and D. I think C.

Essay writing

Do you suggest any sites I can search for effective narrative/descriptive writing. Thanks

English

please help me , its level 2 trinity / esol skills for life level 2 i have reading and writing exam ,do you guys know Any good websites I can use to improve it? its will be descriptive text,explanatory text,persuasive text for writing ,formal litter,compiling litter , email ?

english

which is less likely to be the prupose of descriptive writing? to call people to action, entertain readers with a funny sotry or recount events of a historical date.

Science

How do binomial or 2 part names compare with early versions of scientific names? shorter longer descriptive in English my answer is descriptive

english

the assignment is to write a paragraph explaining the key differences between the four types of writing. I need clarification on whether the four types of writing should be summary,analysis,synthesis,evaluation or narrative, descriptive, comparative, expository. I know the ...

writing

I'm terrible at describing things. My prof wants me to give a visual/sensory description of this Child care center I wrote a profile story on... What's some advice on writing descriptive?

writing goals

how can i achieve my writing goal which is to be more descriptive in my writing can u give me some ideas to achieve this goal?

English- Help Ms. Sue

Which of the following is less likely to be the purpose of descriptive writing> A. to call people to action B. to entertain readers with a funny story******* C. to recount the events of a historical date I think it is B....can you confirm?

english

I MUST A DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY OF 350 WORDS AND MY TOPIC IS A YOUR DREAM HOUSE IN RUBRIC FORMAT, I DO NOT KNOW WHERE TO START AND HOW TO GO ABOUT WRITING THIS ESSAY, PLEASE HELP, PLEASE HELP.

English

Should I use a comma or colon after as in this sentence? The sentence is not complete that I posted here I have learned many things in this class I will list a few such as different writing styles, write descriptive paragraphs,

English

I am having some trouble with prescriptive and descriptive rules. I have to decide whether the following sentences are prescriptive or descriptive. 1.) I will talked to you tomorrow about our plans this weekend. 2.) Joe and her love to watch Spartan football every Saturday. ...

english

i starting to write a descriptive story and i have to switch on and off from reality like in Walter Mitty story. so I think of writing about childhood having flashbacks of past. but i not know how starting it off.

English ms. sue

ms. sue i writing narrative story on topic that every generation hve something valuble to give. that you learn from everyone. i thought of writing story on my cousin who pass away from cancer, and i going to write in third person and mention how that cancer totally traumatize ...

y921f: Descriptive essay

I cant find the post I intended to add to, so I am here. Descriptive essays take many forms, and you can do much with it. It would do you great advantage to just stop a second and read two of my favorite, by great authors. Each is different, and accomplishes different things ...

Descriptive Writing

Colby gave her Romeo a lecture for the mean comment he made about her in front of his friends. Is this a simile, metaphor, personification or hyperbole?

12th English

Can a descriptive essay rhyme?

Intervention English

what does descriptive paragraph mean

Creative writing

More descriptive ways to explain the color red instead of just saying it? I already compare it to the color of blood. Any other ideas?

English

1. I want something for writing;any pen or pencil will be OK. 2. I want something for writing with;any pen or pencil will be OK. 3.I want something for writing. 4. I want something for writing with. (Are they correct? If I remove the latter part, are they correct? Check the ...

English

Would anyone mind looking over this persuasive essay? I need to pass in a sample of writing for my petition to move into an advanced English class, and I've decided to revise this one. The writing is sort of mechanical, but I suppose that's how English teachers want it. It'll ...

English

What is the purpose of prewriting in the writing process? A) to help polish your writing B) to find details to complete paragraphs C) to organize your thoughts within a draft D) to help develop a topic for writing

english

need help to write a descriptive paragraph on food

English

Can you help me with details for descriptive essay for the Eiffel Tower?

English

I need to describe a little bunny for my English class. What are some adjectives, figurative language, and descriptive pharses which I could use to describe it? Thank you :)

Chemistry(MOLEDAY)

I created my Mole: MOLE'YMPICS *(Olympics)*... That is my Mole-word or Phrase but Idk if my descriptive caption below would be a phrase. I don't know what my descriptive caption could be. Or at least Idk how to make it FUNNY or HUMOROUS? My original Descriptive caption: " Come...

DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY QUESTION!!

Can a descriptive essay be like a poem?

english

what is a good thesis statment for a descriptive essay about a horror film?

English Language

What other descriptive devices could I add as I have many sentences starting with 'I' 'It' and 'The'.

English

How does the medium in which you are communicating your message influence your writing and editing styles? I think it means medium of writing is what type of writing the person is doing. But I am not sure help please :-) I am a little confused.

English First additional language

Descriptive or write an essay about a love sweet?

ELA

WHAT TYPE OF WRITING IS THIS (pick on of these:cause&effect,compare&contrast,sequence,chronological order,problem&solution,descriptive) Volcanoes are a feared and destructive force for good reason. A volcano is like a pressure valve for the inner earth, but they can also be ...

ENGLISH

WILL SOMEONE PLEASE GIVE ME SOME TOPICS FOR A DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY. I JUS CAN'T SEEM TO COME UP WITH ANY!!

english

i have an assignment and i have already finished it. which is on writing a film review and there are 5 paragraphs to it so i already wrote the 4 paras but in the last paragraph it says you have to write two sub points and 2 descriptive evidences on how this connects to the ...

English

I was assigned to write an essay,after writing it ,I started to question my writing, and I just cannot decide on whether I should use passive or active voice for this kind of formal writing. ..yes,I have researched, but can't establish which one is more adequate.

epi

1. Provide three questions in regards to descriptive epidemiology based on the available data in any graph figure preferably relating to each aspect of descriptive epidemiology: person, place, and time. 2. Provide answers to questions you pose.

essay

Need help writing a descriptive paragraph about my sweet scented bathroom My bathroom is very special. It has a lively decor of flower print wallpaper and a fragrence of Rocky Mountain wildflowers. Here is the secret of how I accomplished this: Now you finish it...

Early childhood

School-age children generally develop writing skills in which sequence? A.Expressive writing,expository writing,story B.Exposity writing,story writing,expressive writing. C.Expressive writing,story writing,expository. Story writing,expository writing,expressive writing

English

I need ideas to write an introduction about Positive Discipline for Childern in the Descriptive Pattern of development? Thanks

writing skills

11. Which of the following is correct in regard to the use of formal English? A. In formal business correspondence, it's best keep the language impersonal. [B. Formal English is used more frequently in speaking than in writing.] C. In formal English, we use words to say ...

m/c

Which of the following refers to when a researcher gathers data from a sample and uses the statistics generated to reach conclusions about the population from which the sample was taken? inferential statistics holistic statistics conclusive statistics descriptive statistics is...

English

I am doing descriptive writing I am currently constructing a weather scene, which is a bad rainy day. This will end up building more tension to my story. Here is what I got so far... Out the window next to me, the rain was pouring heavily, from the overcast of thick clouds. ...

English

Does writing an expository paragraph or writing a literary paragraph or writing a persuasive paragraph come first alphabetically?

English

Write a 75-150 word essay detailing your previous writing experience. Use the following questions to help you to think about your role as a writer: •In what type of environment do you do your best writing? •How would you characterize your writing? Has it been better? Has ...

english

Which of the following parts of speech is most often used with a noun to create a descriptive phrase? A. pronoun B. preposition C. adverb D. conjunction

english

Which of the following parts of speech is most often used with a noun to create a descriptive phrase? A. pronoun B. preposition C. averb D. conjunction

English

When your writing any type of research paper are you writing in past or present tense?

English

I need ideas for writing a story with the themes/writing style of Hemmingway

English

What do you believe differentiates academic writing from other types of writing?

English writing

Hello, would you let me know where I can find the abbreviated words for writing rapidly? For example, b/c = because

ENGLISH

WHAT ARE THE 4 GENERAL STEPS IN WRITING? 1. Pre-Writing (planning stage) 2. ?? 3. ?? 4. revising and proofreading??

english

Writing errors, such as those identified in the readings for this week, may influence the way a reader interprets your writing. A résumé that is marred by grammatical errors, for example, may prevent a job candidate from progressing to the interview stage. Do you think it is...

English Comp

Discuss your approach to the writing process in planning, organizing, and writing the essay you submitted.

Writing/English

What are some tips on writing in an embarrassed tone?

English

How do you describe someone's personality? I need to write a very descriptive personailty on a character in a novel I am reading and all I've gotten so far is that he's brave.

English

I'm not a native speaker of English so I have grammar problems. What are some ways that I can improve my grammar? Do reading grammar book help? Also, is there any way to improve my writing beside writing more? Thank you

english

explain how content purpose and audience and tone impact academic writing. not good in writing papers

english

Good and famous writers just don’t fall from sky rather acquire their art of good writing from this very world. Explain in detail how world teaches them to create writing master pieces by avoiding certain frequent writing lapses and problems.

English 7- Extra Credit Project

I'm writing a letter to my favorite author (Rachel Renee Russell) explaining why I love her book and why she is my favorite author. I'm doing this for extra credit for english plus I'm really writing a letter to her. Is there any helpful formate about writing a letter to your ...

English

In addition to the Center for Writing Excellence, what other writing tools might you rely on for revising a research paper?

IGCSE help !!

Hello My IGCSE English language exam is after 2 hours. May a grateful person in this website , help me with my Summary. By means , some advice on writing summaries of given texts. I have an appalling atitude towards writing summaries , due to my long essay writing Thankyou

English

1. I want something for writing;any pen or pencil will be OK. 2. I want something for writing with;any pen or pencil will be OK. 3.I want something for writing. 4. I want something for writing with. (Are they correct? If I remove the latter part, are they correct? Check the ...

english

develop two or three descriptive paragraphs 250-500 words that vividly describe your favorite room or a particular place where you spend a great deal of

7th Grade English

Ok I need help writing my intro. for my essay for the first sentence Im writing whats diversity means but what else should I right ?

English

1. Research skills are fundamental to: A. academic writing. B. all types of writing. C. education, literature, business, and other industries. D. libraries. is it B

English Essay Writing

I posted my English essay homework on March 17,2008 and no one has answered my question yet. I understand that every question may not be answered but I was just wondering If anyone that was good at Eassy writing could take a look thanks very much

english

write a paragraph explaining how you can apply writing elements such as evaluation, summary, synthesis, analysis to enhance your academic and professional writing.

English

To what extent does writing connect with people and society? Provide one source thats supports and one source that refutes. The two sources must examine the topic from different perspectives. The sources I already have is: writing and reading relationships: constructive tasks ...

english

Instructions in procedural texts should appear in the form of __________. a. descriptive phrases with adjectives b. commands with active verbs c. questions and answers d. complex sentences and paragraphs

english literature

hi i can't find any information on the author's writing style of The English patient who is michael ondaatje and a farewell to arms by ernest hemmingway. i need to know what writing structure they use and ideas they used for writing these books. can you please lead me to some ...

english

ana wants to write a descriptive essay about a place tha is important to her 1-which of these would best help ana prepare to write aboute her plkace a-reading stories about places she has not visited b-closing her eyes, picturing her place and listing details c-Listing places ...

english

in general on what stage of the writing process should you spend most of your time a. analyzing your audience b .writing your first draft c prewriting d.revising your material

english

research skills are fundamental to a. academic writing b. all types of writing c. education, literature, business, and other industries, d. libraries it could be a,b, or c, but i chose b. pleases help

English

atthew interviews the director of computing services to get information for the company newsletter. What part of the writing process does this activity represent? Writing Editing Revising Planning

English/writing

If I am writing the following as a poem, how would I punctuate it- We are room 204 Check out our door It is clear to see We choose to be drug free

English

How do i go about writing an essay whose topic is "Sports- General, types of fans and influence on culture?"It is under classification and division in Successful College Writing.

English Essay Writing

Ok I have a huge paper in which I have to compare the writing styles of 2 authors in two of their books. I'm going to compare their use of capitalizations, personification, and similes. I just don't know how to WRITE the paper. I have 3 quotes from each book on each writing ...

English

o Identify which paragraph was more effective and analyze why this is so. o Include a discussion of sentence variety and the rhythm of the author’s writing. o Focus on the writing rather than the opinions presented. o Underline your topic sentence. Did I do everything ...

writing/history

what's the difference in writing style between a history paper and an english paper? i use the same style for both classes and in english i get great grades and history not so much.

English

1. Reviewing word choice is a good strategy for the Proofreading phase of the Writing Process. True or False? I think it is False as reviewing word choice should be in the revision phase, right? 2. It is easier to determine the form of one's writing if the purpose of writing ...

English-Ms. Sue

Ms. Sue the A-z story I did on the Ugly duckling was a rough draft. Now I have to polish it, and these are the postive and negative comments I received from some classmates. Postive ones: -Cute -Descriptive -Good ending -Good grammar Negative ones: -No exciting point in story...

english

Hi, I'm writing about this movie and we have to pick from specific categories: writing, cinematography, editing and acting. I'm writing about the sound of the movie because it's a musical. Of which of the 4 categories would sound fall under?

statistics

Is this a descriptive study or an inferential study. I say descriptive...... The table below shows the average income by age group for residents of a small mid-western town in 2001 based on a sample of 200 individuals from each group. Age Group Average Income 18 – 25 $ 19,...

English

Which of the following is a pitfall that students often making when writing about literature? analyzing summarizing to support a point including needed information writing a plot summary

statistics

18 workers at a large assembly plant were asked the time it took to commute to work. The data was analyzed in Minitab and the Descriptive Statistics for the data appears below. Descriptive Statistics: Minutes Variable N Mean Median TrMean StDev SE Mean Minutes 18 30.06 29.50 ...

English

I'm writing an essay about sexist advertisements. When writing on such brands like Andrew Marc, Dolce & Gabbana, Geico (insurance), or Mustang (Ford car), do I italicize? Thanks!

Writing

In English class, we had a guest speaker who did a presentation. I have to do a response assignment based on that event. But, in this case, what kind of writing am I supposed to do? that's often my an obstacle to me. Any help, I'll really appreciate it.

composition writing

• Imagine that you are teaching English in a local high school. • Imagine that you are the parent or friend of a student having to write a series of essays for a high school English class. • Imagine that you are a teaching assistant for a high school English class, and ...

english writing

how would you say "as a result" in other words? Im writing a report and I cant repeat all the time as a result of the meeting...

english

What is the underlying message of all of Arthur Jarvis’s writing? How does reading his son’s writing affect the behavior of James Jarvis?

English

I'm needing help editing a couple of paragraphs for a descriptive essay. These are the instructions I was given: --Mark up the paragraphs with specific observations and comments regarding general writing issues, but give specific comments related to qualities that are relevant...

English writing

I am writing an essay on the topic Discuss some practical ways in which each of us can help to conserve natural resources. What is a good thesis for this topic?

english

Okay I figured out my question that I posted before. But can you please explain to me what this means? Style is not applied to writing. It is the writing. I don't understand what that means. Thank You

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