Some adjectives are overused, such as pretty and beautiful. They don’t add to the piece. They tell the reader what to think, but our main purpose is to encourage the writer to show the reader how he or she feels. Here are some sentences for...READ MORE
You will soon learn that adjectives can add descriptive details to your writing. Focus on the writing below that uses adjectives. They describe, not tell you how to feel. Abstract A poor, bare, miserable room it was, with broken windows, no fire...READ MORE
Strong verbs have the power to capture images in the writer’s and reader’s minds. Read the abstract of the poem (The Night Before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore) here and in your notebooks write the verbs. Think of the images the verbs conjure in your mind. Comment below in a sentence or two about what
We are building a noun wall on this post. Take your nouns from a favourite poem, book, or even conversation with someone. Start building your own and come here and share with us some of these nouns. Don’t forget to tell us where you collected the nouns: from a poem, a book or a conversation
This is new to many students today, during this time of Covid 19. Your teachers are trying their best. However, online learning is a lot different from what you do in class with you teacher. Online learning requires some effort on your part...READ MORE
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