Why do we need self-expression?
Self-expression involves any activity where we can transfer the energy from our thoughts and feelings into another form. And, usually, this makes us feel better. When we express our feelings honestly, we are better equipped to deal with them because we actually know what we are feeling instead of denying it.
How do you express feelings in writing examples?
Use “I” statements to express your emotions.
- For example, you could write to your partner, “I feel like you interrupt me whenever I try to talk to you about our relationship.”
- If you’re writing to your boss, you could say, “I feel like I deserve the opportunity to take on more responsibility.”
What are some feeling words?
Feelings and Emotions Vocabulary Word List
- acceptance. admiration. adoration. affection. afraid.
- beleaguered. bewitched. bitterness. bliss. blue.
- calculating. calm. capricious. caring. cautious.
- defeated. defiance. delighted. dependence. depressed.
- eager. earnest. easy-going. ecstasy.
- fascinated. fatalistic. fear. fearful.
- generous. glad. gloating. gloomy.
- happiness. happy. harried. homesick.
How do you express your thoughts?
10 Steps to Express Yourself Better in Writing
- Plan. Even the briefest of outlines can help organize a thought process.
- Write like you talk. Some writers feel the best way to get their ideas on paper is to start with an oral representation.
- Mind your tone.
- Use Imagery.
- Write Dialogue.
- Share inner thoughts and voices.
- Answer questions.
- Change Perspectives.
What’s another word for expressing feelings?
Some common synonyms of express are air, broach, utter, vent, and voice. While all these words mean “to make known what one thinks or feels,” express suggests an impulse to reveal in words, gestures, actions, or what one creates or produces.
How do you describe an angry face?
Here are some of the telltale signs of anger in a person’s expression: Their eyebrows would be lowered and pulled closer together. Their eyelids would become squinted or raised (or their eyes may bulge if they are enraged) Their lips would tighten or curl inwards.
How do you make sad expression?
Try the following:
- Frown and pout your lips.
- Lower your gaze and turn your face away from the person you are talking with as though hiding or embarrassed.
- Furrow your brow to show nervousness, consternation, frustration, or displeasure.
- Look resigned or exasperated by raising your eyebrows and if in prolonged surprise.