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High Level ESL/EFL Learner
« on: March 10, 2020, 09:09:30 PM »
The Dogged Old Man of The Badlands by BBC journalist Chris Haslam can be used to introduce high level learners to descriptive writing. Students could take an intensive approach to the article by dissecting it. Students will use different colored highlighters to mark the different methods of description used by the journalist. In taking this intensive view of the article the students will see the different components that contribute to a descriptive writing.


https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-31558467


Adjectives: blue
Word-play: green
metaphor: red
use of non-English language: yellow
units/numbers: purple

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