Comp 2-Journal 17

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Unformatted text preview: to actually recreate an incident for the readers then to simply tell about it §༊ Find a generalization which the story supports. This is the only way the writer’s personal experience will take on meaning for the readers. This generalization does not have to encompass humanity as a whole; it can concern the writer, men, women, or children of various ages and backgrounds §༊ Remember that although the main component of a narrative is the story, the details must be carefully selected to support, explain, and enhance the story - Conventions of narrative essays o In writing your narrative essay, keep the following conventions in mind §༊ Narratives are generally written in the first person, that is, using “I.” However, the third person can also be used §༊ Narratives rely on concrete, sensory details to convey their point. These details should create a unified, forceful effect, a dominant impression - Elements of story t...
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2013 for the course ENGLISH 112 taught by Professor Triola during the Spring '13 term at The University of Akron.

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