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HEADING/TITLE

  • Helps you decide on the main subject of the text
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vocabulary

VOCABULARY

  • THE KINDS OF WORDS USED TO GIVE INFORMATION
  • KEY WORDS USED, FOR EXAMPLE IN AN ARTICLE ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING WORDS LIKE 'ENVIRONMENTAL' WILL BE USED
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Attitude

ATTITUDE

  • ADJECTIVES AND INTENSIFIERS
  • TELLING YOU WHAT THE WRITER THINKS ABOUT THE SUBJECT
  • LOOK FOR WORDS LIKE 'TOTALLY BRILLIANT!'
  • INTENSIFIERS-AN ADVERB WHICH GIVES EMPHASIS OR FORCE
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Argument

ARGUMENT

THE AUTHOR WILL USE POINTS TO DEVELOP HIS ARGUMENT

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Purpose

PURPOSE

WHAT THE TEXT IS TRYING TO DO (INFORM,PERSUADE,ARGUE OR ADVISE)

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Audience

AUDIENCE

WHO THE TEXT IS AIMED AT

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Mood

MOOD

A PIECE OF NON-FICTION TEXT WILL ALWAYS TRY TO CREATE A MOOD

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Memory

MEMORY

IF THE MAIN PURPOSE OF A PIECE OF NON-FICTION WRITING IS TO INFORM, THEN IT IS IMPORTANT THAT READERS FIND AND REMEMBER KEY BITS OF INFORMATION

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Clarity

CLARITY

MOST NON-FICTION TEXTS ARE WRITTEN FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE IN A HURRY, SO IT IS IMPORTANT THAT THE PURPOSE AND AUDIENCE OF TEXT IS CLEAR.

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Heading/title

HEADING/TITLE

THIS HELPS YOU DECIDE ON THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THE TEXT

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Paragraphs

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