English Language Persuasive Techniques

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Chatty Style
Speaking to the reader in a friendly way
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Rhetorical Questions
Questions that don't require an answer
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Contrasts
Demonstrating differences in viewpoints
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Criticise the opposite opinion
Destroy the point of view of the opposing argument
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Personal pronouns
Using words like 'us', 'we' and 'you' to make writing more appealing
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Shock Tactics
Making the reader surprised or horrified
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Exaggeration/hyperbole
Being over the top to get the point across
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Emotive Pictures
Pictures or illistrarations that are meant to arouse your emotions
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Play on readers guilt
Make the reader feel bad about something
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Short sentences and paragraphs
Making points easy to follow on the page
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Card 2

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Questions that don't require an answer

Back

Rhetorical Questions

Card 3

Front

Demonstrating differences in viewpoints

Back

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Card 4

Front

Destroy the point of view of the opposing argument

Back

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Card 5

Front

Using words like 'us', 'we' and 'you' to make writing more appealing

Back

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