Nowadays, Descriptive Writing Test has become a part of all SSC exams. It is the second part of SSC CHSL(Combined Higher Secondary Level) Exam i.e. Tier-II and third part of SSC CGL(Combined Graduate Level) Exam i.e. Tier-III. In SSC CGL 2016 Tier-III Exam, there you have to write an essay on “
Earthquake” and you never know which topic will come this year. So from this ebook you can practice Descriptive writing of current or important topics which are in news these days.
Descriptive Writing is a way to express your thoughts or feelings in a manner so that one can understand easily, but descriptive writing is not a cup of tea for all. It’s difficult to write down all the ideas that you have in your mind, if you haven’t practiced writing skills. Students hesitate and might think they are not good in vocab so they can’t write well. But now you don’t have to worry about it, we are providing you a Complete Descriptive Guide i.e. Adda247’s Guide is here for you to Descriptive Writing which covers pattern, tips, and examples of Letter, Essay, and Précis Writing. This guide will help you and guide you about how to start, where to start, etc. And it also contains questionnaires which is a plus point.
In this ebook you’ll get solved examples of all popular type of Letters, Essay and Précis asked in competitive exams.
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In recent competitive exams, we’ve seen letter to the editor and informal letters were the hot topics asked in the descriptive paper. While writing a letter one should keep in mind to write letters that get your message across without the reader calling you for clarification. Letters shouldn’t be verbose and usually, in competitive exams, there is a prescribed word limit.
To help you understand the art and pattern of letter writing we have included tips and letter writing aids of both Formal and Informal Letter separately
, along with solved examples of Letter to Editor, Complaint Letter, Grievance Redressal Letter, Formal Invitation etc. in Formal Letter Category and Personal Letter/ Expression of Concern, Condolence Letter, Informal Invitation, Letter of Congratulations, Thank You Letter/ Gratitude Expression etc. in the Informal Letter Category.
Along with solved examples, you’ll get a practice exercise of both Formal and Informal Letter that you must practice keeping in mind the word limit of 150 words to hone your skills of Letter Writing for the Descriptive test
Along with Letter writing essay writing is also asked in almost every descriptive test of competitive exams
. With essay writing the main issue that you might face is how to start an essay and how to structure your points/facts/ideas in a paragraph to express your views. Yes, there is a set format that for even essay writing that you must keep in mind. And you’ll get to know that through this ebook for descriptive writing.
An essay is a long composition that can be asked on any topic, especially on the topics related to current issues, or the issues that are drawing everybody’s attention. You’ll get solved examples of essays on most frequently asked topics like Globalisation, Terrorism, Caste Based Reservation in India, Corruption in India, Paid News etc. and Current Affairs based trending topics like GIFT City, WannaCry Ransomware Attack, Naxalism in India, ISRO Attained New Heights, Electronic Voting Machines, Baahubali, Indo-Pak Relation etc.
Along with each essay, you’ll get a set of related or important questions that can be asked in upcoming competitive exams. Through this ebook you can also learn key point and write an essay on insurance and Banking related topics like Financial Inclusion, Merger of banks, Insurance Penetration etc.
We’ve also included a practice exercise based on latest current affairs and hot topics like Cow vigilantism, Vienna Convention, One Belt One Road project etc. You must attempt to write essays on the questions of this practice exercise as this will not only help you test your skills of essay writing but also will boost your confidence. Do remember the word limit of 250-300 words while writing an essay as you must keep it precise and not verbose.
Précis Writing means making a holistic/intelligent summary of a long paragraph. Students need to have a clear understanding of the passage to write a précis. Once you have understood the context, only then you can express it in a concise manner yet include all important points and idea. No new idea should be introduced in the precis writing.
Some features associated with this book are:
- Format and useful writing tips for Letter, Essay and Précis writing.
- Incorporates all popular and expected topics for Essay writing.
- Solved examples of different types of formal and informal letters asked in competitive exams.
- Solved examples of Essay and Précis writing.
- Practice Exercise of Letter and Essay Writing.
- Expected Essay Writing Topics Based on Current Affairs.
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