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Descriptive words using pictures and text learn their meaning

English descriptive words

In this lesson you will learn what descriptive words are and why they are great for writing an essay. In the table below is a list of words where in the last part of the lesson is a picture showing the different ways to describe them.

More English descriptive words

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  Nice  Good   Bad  Sad  Happy




 Said    Big   Little
  Ran  Walked    pretty    looked   Scared 

What are descriptive words?

A descriptive word is a key word or it can be a phrase that tells us clearly about what something is.

Why descriptive words are useful?

Descriptive words are are a very useful when you are writing an essay as they help tell a story to the reader about something in  a very clear way. 

Don't use the same descriptive word over and over again

When writing an essay it is best not to keep using the same descriptive words, try using different ones to keep the reader interested.

Other ways to say descriptive words 

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