Due: Wednesday, 12th November
Have a read of the BBC Bitesize pages (4 brief sections) on Travel Writing: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/standard/english/close_reading_texts/autobiographies_travel_writing/revision/1/
Then, read the following extract from travel writer, Richard Sterling’s book, The Fearless Diner, and write an A4 written / half A4 if typed JOURNAL / DIARY entry in which you describe to your friends and family your experience at the restaurant: R Sterling Travel Writing
1) What the restaurant was like.
2) The waiter and guests of the restaurant.
3) What the meal was like (be descriptive here!)
Mr Dettman’s TOP TIP: Try and keep your tone informal (as you’re writing to family and friends, and use the three points above, to help structure your response; maybe each could be a paragraph…) Remember to include your planning on your response paper.
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