Repeat a word to give extra effect
By repeating a word, extra effect is obtained. Be careful, however, not to do this too often when writing a story.
Examples are given below.
- 'Help! Help!' shrieked the frightened child.
- Nearer and nearer came the figure dressed in black.
- Down, down sank the torpedoed ship.
- Bang! Bang! went the pistol.
Identifying relative clauses
Omission of relative pronouns
Synthesis of sentences
Transformation of sentences
The adverb too