Ch 28: Descriptive Writing Basics

About This Chapter

Review the basics of descriptive writing with these useful and engaging video lessons. Take advantage of the lesson quizzes to review the techniques presented in this chapter.

Descriptive Writing Basics - Chapter Summary

Go over how to incorporate descriptive writing techniques, such as sensory language, into essays by watching the video lessons featured in this study guide chapter. Each lesson, narrated by expert instructors, is followed by a brief multiple-choice quiz to help you assess your comprehension of the material. The lessons in this chapter will help you identify:

  • Techniques and examples of descriptive writing
  • Characteristics and definition of a descriptive essay
  • Sensory language and how to incorporate it into a descriptive essay

These lessons help you quickly review descriptive writing as they are brief, interactive and easy-to-understand. Complete the lessons at your own pace and track your progress using the Dashboard feature. Full video transcripts with highlighted key words and printable quiz worksheets provide hard-copy material to help you study anywhere, anytime. Video tags incorporated within the quizzes help you re-examine specific topics without having to re-watch the entire video.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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