Close Reading . Mr. Ortiz August 2013. What is close reading?. Close reading is a way of looking at text that helps us to understand it. It requires us to looking closely at the text and describe it in detail.
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“The wild swings in weather that are expected to become commonplace as the planet gets warmer -- more frequent and severe droughts, followed by drenching rains -- change ecosystems in a way that awaken and expedite the transmission of once dormant diseases.”
This sentence is both relatively long (40 words) and complicated. How can we tackle this sentence?