English - Looking at the text as a writer
Glue in your copy of the Highwayman from yesterday. Can you find These things:
*Name the characters at the start of each paragraph
*Identify the tenses used in each paragraph and underline them
* how are the characters described by different characters... Bess is a prize, Highwayman....
* what punctuation is used and why
*What grammar techniques are used to show accent, feeling
* Look at the verbs- identify powerful ones
*What effect do short sentences have?
*Why are there different paragraphs for each character?