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Writing poetry in English

Среда 3 Август 2016

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Данная статья посвящена сочинению стихов, что является замечательным упражнением для тех, кто изучает английский язык. Оно дает возможность экспериментировать с языком и словарным запасом, а также поделиться своими идеями не придерживаясь совершенной грамматики или устойчивых структур.

Writing poetry is a great exercise for English language learners. It gives them a chance to experiment with language and vocabulary, and to freely share their ideas without the confinement of perfect grammar or firm structures.

настроение: позитивное

ключевые слова: сочинение стихов, виды стихов, поэтические стили, стихи о родном городе, достопримечательности

город: ЕАО г. Биробиджан

e-mail: Khvorostovayulya@mail.ru

 Writing poetry is a great exercise for English language learners. It gives them a chance to experiment with language and vocabulary, and to share their ideas freely without the confinement of perfect grammar or firm structures.

Several years ago my native town (Birobidzhan, JAR, Russia) celebrated its 75th birthday and I, together with my students, decided to prepare a birthday card for it. A lot of guests came to congratulate Birobidzhan, and there were foreign guests from different places, that’s why we wrote our card in English. Through this birthday card we tried to express our thoughts and feelings about our town and to find ways to honor the past and celebrate the present.

But it is a well-known fact, that birthday cards are written in a verse form, that’s why we began to look for information about poem writing and found a lot of interesting facts.

Poems are words used in a special way. There are many different kinds of poems. Poems can be happy or sad, funny or serious. They tell about many different things. Not all poems rhyme! Poems are fun to read. Poems are fun to write, too! But coming up with poetry that rhymes isn’t always an easy task.  We needed the following things while writing our poems: time, patience, imagination, an open mind, a peaceful place and inspiration. When writing our poems we tried to use clear and creative language.
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