How to describe a picture in English pdf

How to describe a picture in English


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HOW TO DESCRIBE A PICTURE
At the top / At the bottom there is …
Behind / In front of … you can see …
Between … there is …
Both pictures depict ..
During the day, at night, in the evening, in the winter, after school …
From my point of view
He could be …ing
I (don’t) like the picture because …
I can see…
I don´t know the word for it, but…
I don´t know what it is called
I like / I don´t like the picture because….
I think (that)
In both pictures…
In my opinion,
In the foreground/background there is …
In the foreground/background you can see …
In the middle/centre there are …
It can/could/might be a scene of…
It dates from…
It is addressed to …. It aims at + BVing
It is obvious that the artist wants to criticise / express / show …
It makes me think of …
It might be a …
It might be a symbol of …
It represents
It seems as if …
It symbolises…
It was drawn / painted / taken / made by… (+ auteur)
It was published in 2014.
It was taken by/in …
It’s a black-and-white/coloured photo
It’s a kind / a sort of…
It’s an advertisement for…
It’s not very clear but, probably…
It’s used for…
It’s what you do when you…
Maybe / Perhaps…
Maybe it’s a…
On the left/right there are …
The atmosphere is relaxing/peaceful/depressing
The issue raised is …
The lady / The man seems to …
The photo was taken by…
The photo/picture shows a landscape
The picture is composed of two parts.
The problem illustrated here is …
The scene takes place in the street, at school….
There are two main characters
There is / there are…
This document is a painting, a map…
To conclude / as a conclusion….
What I mean…
What I´m trying to say…

 

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