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English writing techniques

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  3. 3. What<br />is<br />Writing???<br />
  4. 4. Writing is<br /> An important form of Communication<br />If you are unable to write well,<br />you will miss many opportunities<br />in your life.<br />
  5. 5. Purpose for Writing<br /> Through writing we express our<br /><ul><li>Feelings</li></ul> Hopes<br /> Dreams<br /> Joys<br /> Ideas<br /> Plans<br /> Fears<br /> Angers<br /> Frustrations<br /> commitments<br /> values<br /> recommendations<br />
  6. 6. Techniques of writing<br />
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  8. 8. Narrative<br />writing<br />
  9. 9. Definition<br />Narrative Writing tells a personal or fictional experience or tells a story based on a real or imagined event.<br />
  10. 10. Types of Narrative Writing<br />Personal Narrative <br />Imaginative Narrative Writing <br />Narrative Essay <br />
  11. 11. Conventions of Narrative Writing<br />Narrative Writing should have a concrete theme, settings and characters, a climax and a good ending. <br />In narrative writing, the writer has to create a unified and dominant impression on the reader. <br />
  12. 12. Examples<br />Fiction<br />Non Fiction<br />Biography<br />Autobiography<br />Fairy tales<br />Short Stories <br />Novel Writing<br />
  13. 13. Example<br />One time I went to Mexico. It was a blast! I met people there. I went horseback riding. I saw a box holding an armadillo. I went to a water fall. I tried to catch a frog with one leg. I couldn't catch it. It was fun in Mexico.<br />
  14. 14. Expository<br />writing<br />
  15. 15. Exposition is a type of oral or written discourse that is used to explain, describe, give information or inform.<br />Definition<br />
  16. 16. Essays<br />(SS Fair Essays)<br />Lots of magazine articles, <br />non-fiction writing<br />Examples: <br />
  17. 17. You need to…<br />Have a main idea and supporting details<br />Plan ahead… use a graphic organizer for pre-writing<br />Research… find info to back your points up<br />Use transition words between ideas/paragraphs<br />To write an expository essay…<br />
  18. 18. LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) chief justice on Tuesday blocked any move to hand over to US authorities American government employee, Raymond Davis, and put his name on the Exit Control List (ECL).<br /> The United States on Monday again called for the release of Davis, who was arrested after killing two motorcyclists in broad daylight in Lahore, saying that he acted in legitimate self-defense.<br /> But a lawyer petitioned the LHC under public interest laws to block any move to hand Davis over to the United States. <br />Example<br />
  19. 19. Descriptive<br />writing<br />
  20. 20. Descriptive Writing<br />A description is a picture in words that helps the reader see, hear, taste, smell, or feel something that the writer has experienced.<br />
  21. 21. Descriptive Writing<br /><ul><li> use exact, vivid words to create a picture in the reader’s mind
  22. 22. include important details about what you are describing</li></li></ul><li> Persuasive<br />writing<br />
  23. 23. PERSUASIVE WRITING<br />DEFINITION:<br />“A written work in which a writer presents a case for or against a particular position.A writer's purpose is to inform, to entertain, to shape a view point ,to argue for a particular position. A writer’s purpose is to convince his audience.”<br />EXAMPLE:<br />Writing about some news paper to persuade the readers.<br />
  24. 24. EXAMPLE<br />I am forty years old, rather tall and I have blue eyes and short black hair. I wear casual clothes as I teach students in a relaxed atmosphere. I enjoy my job because I get to meet and help so many different people from all over the world. During my spare time, I like playing tennis which I play at least three times a week. I also love listening to classical music and I must admit that I spend a lot of money on buying new CDs! I live in a pretty seaside town on the Italian coast. I enjoy eating great Italian food and laughing with the likable people who live here<br />
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