Henry VIII’s wives have their say!. OBJ: to understand what is included in emphatic writing, and how to create it . What is empathy?. Empathy is the capacity to recognise emotions that are being experienced by another.
OBJ: to understand what is included in emphatic writing, and how to create it
“I have been sentenced to death for treason”
This will show that you understand what factually happened, but this is just the beginning….
2. You must show that you understand how the person would be feeling, how they would react to their situation and to others around them.
“I can’t believe this is happening. I have been sentenced to death. After everything we’ve been through?”
This will show that you are beginning to empathise with the person and their situation……
3. You must show that you have attempted to show you understand them as a person; you’ve tried to show their personality.
“I can’t believe this is happening. Damn him! Sentence me – to death?!”
This will show that you know a little about their personality and have tried to capture their character traits.
5 minutes: non stop writing.
Don’t think about editing too much.
Don’t think about what you’ve just written.
Don’t stop writing!
Highlight 3 parts you think sound authentic – this could be a phrase, a word or a whole sentence.
even better if…..
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