Coursera: Crafting an Effective Writer: Tools of the Trade – Journal 2

Assignment:  Module 2 Writing Activity

In your journal, continue your list of nouns and adjectives by adding in five to ten verbs and adverbs. Then, write a couple of sentences using your list of nouns, adjective, verbs, and adverbs.

Verbs

Ran
call
sing
talk
walk
type

Adverbs

Lovely

Lonely

Friendly

Quickly

Happily

patiently

1. Marcel quickly ran to his new car and happily jumped in to take it for a joy ride around his neighborhood so that his classmates could see him driving.

2. The single mother of three patiently waited in the long line at the police station to report that her big red purse with a silver buckle had been stolen from her unattended gray Honda Accord sedan while it was parked outside of the grocery store.

3. The lonely little boy with the mumps stared out of his window on that bright sunny day longing to play baseball with his friends.

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Coursera: Crafting an Effective Writer – First assignment

Module 1 Writing Activity

In your journal, write down a list of at least five to ten nouns and five to ten adjectives as you observe a scene at home, work, or in your community.

Here is my first journal entry.

Nouns:
chair, door, car, purse, light bulb, oven, rug, husband, son, mother

Adjectives:
tall, short, dark, green, big, red, wide, sweet, long, loud

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Getting started..

This is my first attempt at setting up a blog.  I will be using it for a writing class.  Hope share some interesting things!  Stay tuned.

 

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