Rhetorical Mode: Description . A Road Map for Writing Descriptions. What Description Does. Word Picture Writer’s attempt t capture in words the essence of a scene, person, or thing Focus and concentration are important for effective description It isn’t just a lot of adjectives!.
A Road Map for Writing Descriptions
Dominant impression: chaos
Details: choking fumes, roar of engines, aggressive drivers, tangled lines of cars
Your little sister—
Details: shy personality, sweet smile, soft voice