Writing to Entertain

6,970 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
6,970
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
38
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
14
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Writing to Entertain

  1. 1. Social Purpose Writing to Entertain <ul><li>FRAMEWORK </li></ul><ul><li>Orientation </li></ul><ul><li>Series of Events </li></ul><ul><li>Resolution </li></ul>Forms that entertain: Narrative, poetry, play (skits), cartoons <ul><li>LANGUAGE FEATURES </li></ul><ul><li>Action verbs and adverbs </li></ul><ul><li>Verbs that reveal what was said, thought or felt (e.g. replied, contemplated, complained) </li></ul><ul><li>Imaginative adjectives (e.g. shimmering, glistening) </li></ul><ul><li>Linking words to indicate time (e.g. afterwards, the next day, much later) </li></ul><ul><li>Dialogue </li></ul><ul><li>Similes & metaphors </li></ul>

×