Type
Crossword
Description

A question that does not need to be answered is? rhetorical
When words start with the same sound it is called? alliteration
A bossy verb is called? imperative
What is it called when you mention an experts or a celebrities name? Name dropping
Something that is true is called a? Fact
Something that is your point of view is called an? opinion
Saying something more than once in your writing is called? repetition
Language that evokes a feeling is called? Emotive
A fact presented as data is called a? statistic
Using three words together can be referred to as a? triple

Persuasive techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A catchy phrase that sticks in your head Slogan
3 adjectives that are in a row Rule of three
A word that is mentioned more then once Repetition
2 or more words beginning with the same sound Alliteration
A piece of information Fact
A piece of language that really pulls on your heart strings Emotive language
Your view on something Opinion
An accurate percentage on something Statistics
Tell you to do something Imperative verb
It specifys you to do something such as would you buy this Personal pronouns
A piece of writing that uses a lot of dramatic vocabulary Exaggeration

Persuasive Techniques Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This technique is used again and again for impact and emphasis repetition
A personal experience which supports a point anecdote
An example of this word class is 'we' personal pronoun
These can be proven Facts
This does not require an answer rhetorical question
This type of opinion is given by a specialist in the field expert
Another word for exaggeration hyperbole
Vocabulary which appeals to the audience's emotions emotive language
Data which supports a point being made statistics
An image created using 'like' or 'as...as' simile
Figurative language suggesting something/one is something else metaphor
A triad or triplet which gives a range rule of three
This is produced by the use of language, structure and punctuation to reflect the writer's feelings or attitude tone
A viewpoint reached by a person opinion
A technique where the first letter of two or more words is the same and it is used to draw attention to the point being made alliteration
A strong ending to sum up the points made conclusion
The type of adjective that suggests extremes of scale superlative
The type of sentence which gives impact when summing up simple

Persuasive Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a persuasive appeal that is used to show the credibility of the speaker (expert or celebrity) Ethos
a persuasive appeal that is used to evoke the emotions of the audience Pathos
a persuasive appeal that is uses logic through definitions, facts, or statistics to prove a point Logos
an error in thinking or arguing Fallacy
the author/creator of the persuasive appeals ethos, pathos, and logos Aristotle
to state something to be true with or without evidence Claim
a claim plus supporting reasons Thesis
a statement that creates an inferred conclusion Premise
a confident and forceful statement of fact or belief Assertion
language used to persuade an audience Rhetoric
the degree to which an objective is achieved Effectiveness
Judging the value or character of something; discussing the positive and negative advantages or disadvantages. Evaluate
A summary based on evidence or facts Conclusion
the available body of facts or information indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid. Evidence

Persuasive devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A question that doesn't require an answer. rhetorical
A type of word (or sentence) which gives a command imperative
When two or more words begin with the same letter alliteration
What is this an example of: "Doctor Smith believes that mobile phones are dangerous"? expert opinion
What is the acronym you have been taught for persuasive devices? iamaforester
what is theh name of the technique that involves telling a story? anecdote
What is the name of the technique when one thing is described as though it were another? metaphor
'English is the best lesson' what is this an example of? opinion
What is the opposite of an opinion? fact
Which techinque did MLK use most in his 'I have a dream' speech? repetition

Rhetorical Devices Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

emotive language
imperatives
direct address
tripling
superlatives
exaggeration
repetition
rhetorical question
statistics
facts
alliteration

Persuasive Techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

imagery
contrast
facts
triples
opinion
evidence
emphasis
attacks
repetition
humor
jargon
analogy
metaphor
exageration
hyperbole
contention
bias
associations
anecdote
adjectives

Poetic Techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

connective
Adjective
Adverb
Alliteration
emotive language
facts
metaphor
Noun
Onomatopoeia
opinion
Personification
Repetition
rhetorical question
Rule of three
Simile
Statistics
Verb

persuasive techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alliteration
analyse
argue
emotive language
facts
metaphors
onomatopoiea
opinion
personal pronouns
personification
persuasive
repitition
rhetorical questions
simile
statistics
techniques
triplet

Language Features Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

informal
formal
pronouns
sensory
imagery
descriptive
persuasive
rhetorical
preposition
repetition
adjective
noun
adverb
verb
connective
personification
hyperbole
alliteration
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia

Persuasive Techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alliteration
emotive language
facts
imperative
personal pronoun
repetition
rhetorical question
statistics
superlative
tripling