Home Page


Character description
Read the extract below of the character description of Mr Twit by Roald Dahl. To make his character description interesting to read Roald Dahl uses a range of adjectives, suffixes and different sentence openers.
Today I would like you to write a character description to describe the troll Dave. Use the mind map of Dave (in the document below) to create a range of expanded noun phrases to describe Dave's appearance, interests and personality. When you have a bank of ideas create your character description. Try to include different openers, similes, senses and expanded noun phrases to make your description as interesting as possible.