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Prof. Carmen I. Tirado Rodriguez GEEN 1103 English as Second Language III THE DESCRIPTIVE ESSAY A WRITING GUIDE
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What is a descriptive essay? It is a written assignment intended to describe the subject matter to the readers so that they get a complete understanding of the subject based on your description. It is a creative, personal, or simply artistic essay. Descriptive essay aims at creating a deeply involved and vivid experience for the reader. It is achieved not through facts and statistics as research paper
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How to start a descriptive essay? First of all, identify exactly what you want to describe. Often a descriptive essay focuses on describing people, places/ buildings, objects, events, memory. Describing a person essay or any other kind of essay means to present a collection of opinions. That is why you can try to write and describe anything you want as well as you can.
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Unformatted text preview: When you start writing a descriptive essay about a place, you should think What is the structure of any description essay? Descriptive essay about a place or describing a person essay which are the most popular should be brief and informative. The thesis statement you are writing should be in a form of a question the answer to which you give in the body part of your essay. A descriptive essay should present the general idea of a topic. The main body describes places, events or people as vividly as possible so that the reader can form a clear picture of the whole story. The conclusion summarizes the entire paper and points out the main ideas of the work. References Adapted from English Topics slide shows, February,2011 http://www.slideshare.net/confirm/MjkxM zU5MTQ7ZnJhdGk=/661296-a07526d452163ef319466a9a0710361d 51fa675a-slideshow...
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course RECURSOS H 1103 taught by Professor Carmenrivera during the Spring '11 term at InterAmerican Ponce.

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