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DESCRIBING PICTURE

Describing is giving opinion or description about somethings related to the topic.


Describing is usually used when someone need to introduce or explain something to others. In
describing something, there are some points to concern to make the description clearly:
a. Introduction
 The photo/picture shows .....
 It was taken by/in .....
 The colour .....
b. What is where?
 In the background you can see ....
 In the top of picture there are ....
 In the right/leftyou can see ....
 Behind/in front of ... there is ...
 Between ... you can see ....
c. What does the picture tell about?
 It seems as if ...
 The lady seems to ...
 Maybe ...
 I think ...
 ... might be a symbol of ...
 The atmosphere is peacefull/depressing ....
 I like/don’t like the picture because ....
 It makes me think of ...

Example:
Look at the picture and try to describe what is happening.
Here is the picture of nursing students’ activities. They are advisory committee current the issues.
Woman in the middle is reporting the condition there. A group of people are talking about
social relationship in a green yard. A young boy and girl are showing a poster to save our
environment green.