Of Mice and Men

The bunk house was a long, rectangular building. Inside, the walls were whitewashed and the floor unpainted.

In Of Mice and Men, Steinbeck uses descriptive writing to paint pictures in the minds of his readers. Read each passage below and underline the descriptive words. Then rewrite the passage, replacing the words you underlined with others that change the meaning.

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Long/rectangular/whitewashed/unpainted floors

The bunk house was short and oval shaped. Inside the walls were grey and the floor a yellowish colour.