Oh hey! Are you preparing for your upcoming IELTS test? We all have different strengths and weaknesses when it comes to English, and a few people have asked for some guidance on how to improve in Writing Task 2.So I’m here to share with you my personal tips. Plan what to write. It’s so simple,… Read More Struggling with IELTS Writing Task 2? Here are some tips to help you write your best.
Figurative Language Notes Whenever you describe something by comparing it to something else, you are using figurative language. Use figurative language to make your writing interesting and colorful. Some Figurative Language Terms: Simile: uses the words “like” or “as” to directly compare one object or idea with another to suggest they are alike. Example: busy… Read More Figurative Language Notes
Before starting on these steps, read the first part of this post! Go back to the question. Cut out any notes or research that aren’t relevant. Fill in any things you missed or think you need more information on. Make sure you can relate everything you decide to keep directly back to the set topic/question. Select… Read More Quick Guide to Essay Writing as a Process Part 2
Plan your time. This is extremely important! Make sure you know when your assignments are due. Plan to do a certain amount of work each day, or to complete certain steps by set dates. This will help keep you on track and make the whole process much less stressful. Try keeping a study calendar or… Read More Quick Guide to Essay Writing as a Process Part 1
Time to revise your narrative and edit, if needed, your essay! Have I included only necessary events? You have included only necessary events if each event covers a critical experience during the phase. As you read each event, ask yourself, “What’s the point?” If you can’t think of the point, cut the event from your… Read More Revising a Narrative
Author of Essay: ________________________ Reviewer: ________________________________ Directions: Review the essay in front of you. Complete each section as your review the essay. Introduction: 1. Did the writing piece include the following: ______ A Hook? Give one suggestion for a better hook (intro to essay): ________________________________________________________ ______ A Thesis? Rewrite thesis: _________________________________________________________ 2. Is the Thesis… Read More Narrative Writing Peer Editing Sheet
List Order Essays Characteristics/skills needed to get your dream job. How to take care of a pet. How to stay fit and healthy. How to get over a breakup. Ways to impress your boss. Time Order Essays How to construct a piñata. How to hunt with a falcon. How to build a freshwater fish… Read More 50 Writing Prompts for Adults and English Language Learners