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09/04/2019

How exactly do I write a Connotative definition essay? I’m lost… ?

QUESTION
How exactly do I write a Connotative definition essay? I’m lost… ?
My definition is Love… how do i write 4 or 5 paragraphs explaining this… I’m confused, has anyone ever done one of these kinds of essays before? Thanks! ♥

ANSWER
Connotative definitions are very subjective.
They can be community definitions.

You’re looking to describe the idea or mental construct of Love. Not really nail down what it definitively means.

Feel free to use colorful simile and metaphor.
Example:
They were supposed to be in love. He definitely was. He loved her with all of his heart and soul. He would ….. (Feel free to add more descriptions here).
She loved him as one might love a hot dog. In one moment, you have a craving for hot dogs. The next, you’re tired of them. Many days, she treated him like….. (Feel free to add more descriptions here).