Type
Crossword
Description

Comes in three TRIAD
Data that comes numerically STATISTICS
A short story with moral ANECDOTE
A statement that can be proven true FACT
A question that doesn’t need to be answered RHETORICALQUESTION
Language to show emotions EMOTIVELANGUAGE
Phrases that help make an image in your head SIMILIEANDMETAPHORS
Professional opinion OPINIONFROMANEXPERT
Said multiples times REPETITION
Make it seems more dramatic than it actually is 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 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

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities analogy
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families appeal to family values
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about Anecdote
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group Deductive Reasoning
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience Cliche
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words Alliteration
Evidence in a visual form graphs and diagrams
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond Emotive language
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer Inclusive language
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things. Metaphor and simile
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact Exaggeration
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention reason and logic
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened appeal to fear
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true assumption
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument evidence

Persuasive Devices Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

informal
formal
opinions
facts
ruleofthree
similes
repetition
anecdotes
triple
statisitics
hyperbole
exaggeration
rhetoricalquestion
alliteration
emotivelanguage
we/you
direct address
collective pronoun

DAFOREST Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ALLITERATION
DIRECT ADDRESS
EMOTIVE LANGUAGE
EXAGGERATION
FACT
OPINION
REPETITION
RHETORICAL QUESTION
STATISTICS
SUPERLATIVES
THREE

Literary Devices Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

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 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where the reader is being directly spoken to. Direct address
This is when more than one word in a row starts with the same letter. Alliteration
Short, personal stories about real people. Anecdotes
A true statement (often uses statistics) Facts
A statement that relates what someone thinks or feels. opinions
Facts that use numbers Statistics
Makes a point rather than gives an answer. Rhetorical question
Repeating a word or phrase more than once. repetiton
when three powerful adjectives are used for effect. power of three
When the words make someone feel. emotive language

Persuasive techniques Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

memorable ending
powerful opening
humour
sarcasm
buzz words
slogans
one sentence paragraph
slow reveal
personal pronoun
commands
repetition
shock tactics
emotive language
opinion
anecdote
facts
statistics
rhetorical question

Rhetorical Devices Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

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