1. Body ArtBODY ART
• History of tattoos
• Tattoos as a form of art
• Tattoos are used as
• Tattoos can show group
• The permanence of tattoo
4. Author’s Writing StyleAUTHOR’S WRITING
It is academic English. However, in this sentence: ”Tattoos had an
element of freak show to them, and they were viewed as a not
quite respectable.” word “freak” doesn’t sound right.
Example: A sailor might get inked at the end of a night of
drinking and carousing.
Example:The motivations behind tattoos vary, but they are
currently very much in style with no signs of the fad waning.
Example:Their body art may not look as crisp with the passage of
time, or their interests and passions may change.
• Tribal - a social group existing before the development of a country. Example:
Clan and tribal life.
• Affiliation - a connection with a political party or religion, or with a larger
Example:The group has affiliations with several organizations abroad
• Fad- a style, activity, or interest that is very popular for a short period of time
Example: In the UK there was a fad for wearing ripped jeans a few years ago.