The modes of discourse—exposition, description, narration, argumentation ( edna)—are common paper assignments you may encounter in your writing classes although these genres have been criticized by some composition scholars, the purdue owl recognizes the wide spread use of these.
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I hope to give you all the information you need to write a descriptive scene using the rainmy new book 'writing with stardust', is now available on amazon it is the ultimate descriptive it teems down in a biblical deluge, flooding the rivers, drowning the fields and overflowing the dams it is a noah's-ark. Article shared by for four days it rained non-stop the ram was not very heavy but it kept on coming without letting up our neighbours and we were all worried about the possibility of a flood—the levels of the nearby river had been rising steadily the next day the river overflowed its banks and the water spread out covering.