Thesis practice Worksheet 3 + adjectives practice Rewrite these thesis sentences to make them better or fix any mistakes. If you’re unfamiliar with the book or movie, do your best or make something up. 1. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain declares that sometimes friendship can overcome the corruption of society, but sometimes it doesn’t. 2. Casablanca directed by Micheal Curtiz is about a selfish man who learns to defend what he believes in. 3. “The Cask of Amontillado” asserts that in order to commit acts of violence man has to lie to himself. 4. William Faulkner’s story A Rose for Emily challenges prejudice. 5. Randall Jarrell in “The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner” says that governments cannot justify the horrible price of war. IDENTIFY ADJECTIVES and draw an arrow to the noun or pronoun they modify. 6. Mean old Professor Harris brought crackers that were grainy and crispy. 7. Who would be embarrassed when we sing this catchy and popular song in front of our enthusiastic fans? 8. Complete honesty is an essential value for a successful school year. 9. In tropical, sunny Malaysia the stolen diamonds have been carefully hidden. 10. WRITE YOUR OWN. You must include at least 2 adjectives. Don’t circle anything or draw any arrows.