Writing a Descriptive Essay

Writing a descriptive essay

Learn to write a descriptive essay.


Write down notes

Try to be specific

Remember things we describe are what we

  • feel: happy, angry, cold, hot ...
  • see: big, large, small, tiny ...
  • touch: coarse, hard, soft, smooth ...
  • taste: sweet, sore, bitter,
  • hear: loud, quiet, silent ...
  • smell: bad, moldy, unpleasant, pleasant ...

Describe your feelings, your thoughts, your actions, ...


You can organize your description:

  • from general to specific or vice versa
  • from the outside to the inside or vice versa
  • from the least important to the most important or vice versa
  • from the start (e.g. of a journey) till the end ...

Post writing

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