Descriptive Writing

Descriptive writing is used when the reader needs a lot of detail in order to visualize a person, place, or thing.

Techniques

  1. Use sensory language.
  2. Be vivid.
  3. Make connections by comparison.

 

Product Description

An exciting new product is now available. Tell us all about it.

What a Character!

We meet a lot of characters in our lives. Some of them are from movies, some from books, and others we meet in real life. Who is your favourite person or character? We’d like know why this person is so awesome.

Vacation Destination

You have been hired by a vacation destination to write the introduction for their website. This paragraph should feature the destination’s most interesting attractions in detail rather than simply listing everything to do or see. Ask yourself, Why would a tourist want to visit this vacation destination?

 

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