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You'll say... what do you mean "worrying your writing" - it doesn't even feel right grammatically. Indeed, you don't 'worry something' - you just worry. This verb is normally intransitive. However, to give it more power, we make it transitive in this sense and we express the forcing of our work upon the writing piece, by turning and tossing every little meaningful angle, until we find the combination that can best transpose our idea to the reader.
This is how it's done. Let's look at a passage from a writing student's poem about a city girl sitting on a wild, isolated cliff:
Yet as I lay there
A feeling of tranquility
Unnoticed at first, but
Slowly gaining in strength
Was infused into my being by
The strange lullaby of waves attacking
The merciless rocks.
We'll worry our way through another student's poem, paying particular attention to the dangers of adjectives and adverbs. Here's the poem:
A forgotten swing rocks
silently sand mechanically.
Discarded bales of rotting hay
lies as ruins
along with the battered sign saying -
'Scotland Farm. No Trespass.'
There's a rust mangled tractor
surrounded by ragged barbed wires.
Where's that milk bottle crawling on its side
and the gnarled paper come from?
detached, fulfilled and existing: no-man's land.
Solitary farm, which wants no visitors.
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Lots of lessons: cause & effect, comparisons, linking signals, relative clauses, presenting information, expressing emotions and grammar games, of course. We had more lessons on: intensifying adverbs and phrasal verbs, expressing various concepts such as addition, exception, restriction and ambiguity. Lately we started some exercises: likes/dislikes, frequency adverbs (twice), verb tenses, etc.
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We looked at a few games by now: Countable & uncountable nouns, Free Rice, Name That Thing, Spell It, Spelloween, the Phrasal Verbs Game, Preposition Desert, The Sentence Game, Word Confusion, Word Wangling, Buzzing Bees, and The Verb Viper Game.
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