When describing a process diagram, most students have no problem describing the stages in the process step by step. However, not many students are able to write a good summary (or 'overview') of the process as a whole.
Think about how you would summarise this process:
(Click on picture to make it bigger. Source: 'Meanings into Words Upper-Intermediate')
Here are my tips for summarising process diagrams:
Write 2 sentences:
- First say how many stages there are in the whole process.
- Then say how/where the process begins and ends.