The verbs and adjectives used should be as vivid as they are precise. The essay should be written from a clear point of view. It’s typical for narrative essays to be written from the author’s standpoint but that doesn’t warrant his or her manipulation of the perspective to be considered.
In order to write an engaging narrative text, students must know how to incorporate narrative features successfully in their writing. This PowerPoint presentation will familiarise students with the following narrative elements: characterisation. Examples and activities for each narrative feature are also provided.