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Emotion word, (comma)


Desperate, she screamed for help.

Terrified, he froze instantly on the spot where he stood.

Anxious, they began to realise they were lost in the maze.


The emotion word, (comma) sentence starts with an adjective describing an emotion. It then describes some actions.

Usually we put adjectives after actions, so this is an unusual and exciting way of doing things. It gives the first word more impact.