Non-pure abjads such as Hebrew and Arabic script and abugidas use diacritics for denoting vowels.
Long sentences - 1 writers create a list of fearful or worrying details, which creates an overwhelming, claustrophobic or intense feeling.
Short sentences - punchy dramatic or abrupt facts are delivered in a shocking way that visually stands out.
This can be particularly shocking after a long sentence. Fragments - an incomplete sentence.
Sometimes this gives the effect of confusion, ragged thoughts. The incompleteness of the utterance or phrase can create mystery, which increases suspense. Here, we know something's very wrong with his leg, but we don't know what. Create mystery by giving incomplete information.
Writers often give characters' reactions, before letting you know what happened, i. Everything was still, silent. My thoughts raced madly. This may also use onomatopoeia to create a violent effect: In the first personwe feel very close to the danger, as if we're experiencing it too.
Writers may include characters' thoughts. The present tense e. This makes it feel as if it's happening right now. This builds a foreboding ominous mood, as if something bad is about to happen. Do this in your own writing and see how effective it is. It's like varying short and long sentences.
Vary focus, zoom in on different aspects: Here's a summary of how Touching the Void by Joe Simpson, varies the pace by zooming in on different aspects. I've broken a passage down into chunks in the order in which they appear.
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