• How to describe a picture
  • opruss
  • 07.08.2020
  • Englisch
  • 7, 6
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    In some lessons or exams you have to talk about a picture (a photo, a painting / drawing). Before you say something or answer questions, look at your picture carefully and take notes. Don't forget to include useful phrases!

    INFO

    In some lessons or exams you have to talk about pictures (a photo, a painting / drawing). Before you say something (or answer the question(s) asked, look at your picture carefully and take notes. Don't forget to include "useful phrases"!

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    Follow these easy steps to describe a picture:

    1. Say what the picture is about.

    This picture is about the summer holidays.

    This is a photo of London.

    This picture shows many different sights in New York.

    2. Describe the picture.

    What's in the picture?

    What is happening? / What are people doing? Use the present progressive.

    In the picture I can see ...
    There’s There are ...
    There isn’t a ...
    There aren’t any ...

    The girl is ...ing
    The people are ...ing
    It’s raining.

    Where are people / things?

    In the top left hand corner...

    At the top...

    In the top right hand corner...

    In the background...

    In the middle/
    In the centre...

    On the right...

    On the left...

    In the foreground...

    In the bottom left hand corner...

    In the bottom right hand corner...

    At the bottom...

    next to - in front of - behind - near - on top of - under