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Emotive Language

Persuasive Techniques Crossword

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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

Poetic Techniques Word Search

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

DAFOREST Word Search

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

Persuasive Techniques Crossword

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Description

little stories to illustrate a point anecdote
Demonstrating differences in viewpoint contrasts
numbers/graphs which provide convincing information statistics
Making your writing amusing, to make the reader side with you humour
Questions that done require an answer rhetorical questions
Words that arouse emotion emotivewords
Thought provoking pictures in your mind imagery
The use of facts and figures evidence
Used to link ideas logic
Visual explanation of things Illustration
Developing a general theory from the observation set. inductivereasoning
Suggests readers should be loyal appealtoloyalty
Occurs when the premise of an argument is the same as the conclusion Beggingthequestion
Examining general rules and facts deductivereasoning
Suggests that family is good familyvalues

Persuasive Techniques Word Search

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

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

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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 Vocabulary Crossword

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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 techniques Word Search

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

Rhetorical Devices Wordsearch

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

Persuasive techniques Crossword

Type
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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