Expressive punctuation: Contrasting sentence lengths

Lesson
Expressive punctuation: Contrasting sentence lengths
11 pages
Purpose
Learn to adjust sentence length for expressive effect.
Description
This lesson looks at effects that can be created by simply contrasting the sentence lengths in a paragraph. It uses simple examples from reflective memoirs such as Jeanette Walls' The Glass Castle.
Lesson type
Introduction
Genre / Topic
Everyday