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The purpose is to describe factual information . Writing to Describe Brakes There are front and rear brakes which when well adjusted allow you to slow down with fingertip control.

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Writing to Describe. The purpose is to describe factual information. Brakes There are front and rear brakes which when well adjusted allow you to slow down with fingertip control. Write using Nouns and Pronouns. using words like. using words like. Dogs Bikes People. They It He - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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The purpose is to describe factual information.Writing to Describe

BrakesThere are front and rear brakes which when well adjusted allow you to slow down with fingertip control.Write using Nouns and PronounsDogsBikesPeopleusing words likeThey ItHe WhichNoneYou

using words like

Dogs only eat twice a day.The dog ate twice a day. Exists

GamesAreHaveGrowsTimeless Present Tense[Has no relation to any particular time]It rains a lot in Auckland.Cats kill mice.The Earth revolves around the sun.The Moon shines at night.

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Write a title Write an introductionWrite a statement or a brief description that is a classification or generalisation.Use present tense Use nounsUse pronounsUse technical languageThe Tuatara

Tuataras belong to the reptile family but they are not lizards. They are known as a living fossil.Tuataras range from olive brown to orange red. The male has spines running down its neck.They eat insects, lizards, seabird eggs and chicks. The tuatara lives in old burrows dug by seabirds. But they are in danger of extinction.A Tuatara can hold its breathe for an hour.Tuataras are an endangered species that can only be found in offshore islands and sanctuaries.

People need to be aware of how important it is look after the Tuatara as it is part of our national heritage.

A summary of the main facts.Will includean impersonal evaluative comment.

Other words for andButOr SoAsAs ifAs long asNeitherEitherBeforeAfterWhen WhileUntil AlthoughSinceEven ifBecauseNot onlyNorBut alsoonceGames

JumpedRanTalkedListenedthoughtLearnedSeeingHoppedShowedRepliedraced

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Have I Written in the present tense?Written using nouns and pronouns?Written an introduction that gives a brief description or statement?Said How or why it starts?Said what happens next and after?Said what happens in the end?Written a conclusion with a summary, or a comment?Have I used other words for and?Have I used action verbs?Have I used technical or scientific words?Writing to Describe

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