Every writer follows his or her own writing process. Often the process is a routine that comes naturally and is not a step-by-step guide to which writers refer. Being conscious of your own writing process is especially helpful when you find yourself struggling with a particularly tricky piece. Here are five steps towards creating or identifying your personal writing process.
The Writing Process
prewriting means thinking about a topic, Brainstorming, and planning.
quickly putting thoughts on a paper and writing down what you want to be on your final draft.
revising means to rework the organization and details.
editing means reviewing, and correcting spelling, grammar, capitalization, and punctuation.
evaluating means to reflect and assess what has been writen.
Publishing means to share among others and sharing what you had written
Denotations and conotations
Connotation refers to the wide array of positive and negative associations that most words naturally carry with them, whereas denotation is the precise, literal definition of a word that might be found in a dictionary.
Childlike, Youthful, Childish, Young
A dog is used to suggest shamelessness or an ugly face.
A dove is used to suggest peace or gentility.
Home is used to suggest family, comfort and security.
Politician has a negative connotation of wicked and insincere person
Pushy refers to someone loud-mouthed and irritating.
Mom and Dad when used instead of mother and father suggest loving parents.
The main idea is the point of the paragraph. It is the most important thought about the topic. To figure out the main idea, ask yourself this question: What is being said about the person, thing, or idea (the topic)? The author can locate the main idea in different places within a paragraph. City Anti-pollution Drive demands certain steps from all the citizens of ABC city. All house-holders should pack the waste in a plastic bag and put the bag in front of their house. The bag will be replaced with an empty bag by the Municipal van every morning. They should maintain the cleanliness of the city. This will make the city pollution free.
An annotation is a meta data ( a comment, explanation, presentational markup) attached to text, image, or other data. Often, annotations make reference to a specific part of the original data..When annotating, complete all of these steps in the margins of the text:knowing this information helps you understand what annotation is.
1. Circle and define any unknown words.
2. Summarize each section/stanza.
3. Underline/highlight key phrases.
4. Note word patterns, repetitions, point of view, or anything else that strikes you as
confusing or important .
5. Write down questions (at least 3).
6. Determine the overall themes, remembering that themes CANNOT be one word.
WRite this down
Indian railways have started Cleanliness Drive with great zeal. The Railway Minister was the first to hold the broom. Others followed. The aim was to clean platforms, clean waiting rooms and clean toilets. Dustbins have been placed at different spots. The passengers are encouraged to use these dustbins more and more. The cleanliness drive will surely leave its mark on the people.
how has it helped me
thanx for helping bro
it helps by letting you understand the story more and also helps by expanding your vocabulary
the reason i had chosen this topic is because it is easy to do. It helps in understanding the text. If the text has any questions it is easy to answer the questions more accurately.