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  • Created by: Kirsten
  • Created on: 01-04-13 13:08

KEYWORDS

  • Denotes- Exact meanning of a word or phrase. 
  • Conotes-  Meaning associated with a word.
  • Standfirst- Line of text after the headline whih gives more information about the article.
  • Imperative Verbs- Instructions, orders
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Devices within Language

Language Devices - Used in persuasion and an arguement.

A= Alliteration

F=Facts

O= Opinions

R=Rhetorical Question

R=Repetition

E= Emotive language

S= Statistics

T= Triples

 GAPS= Genre, Audience,Purpose and Style.

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Presentational Devices

Prestational Devices

F= Font

I=Images

S=Slogans

H=Headings

C=Colours

L=Layout

U=Underlineing

B=Boxed texts

B=Bullet Points

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Writing Techniques

Writing to Argue ( Informal)

- Your Opinion ( forceful and direct)

- Puts pressure on the audiencxe to accept writer's belief.

Writing to Persaude

-Indirect- more relaxing

- Covices the audience to be on the writer's side

Writing to Advice ( Formal)

-Practical (offers more than one choice) language more nuetral

-Involes advantages and disadvantages.

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