Persuade (Paper 2 Question 1 and Paper 3 Question 1)


If you are answering Question 1 of Paper 2 or Question 3 of paper 3, the directed writing/ reading questions, you may see the word persuade.

Persuasive texts encourages the reader to do something.

You can use language devices in your persuasive or argumentative responses. A quick way to remember some of these devices in P in A FOREST.

P= Personal Pronouns

A= Aliteration

F= Facts

O= Opinions

R= Rhetorical Questions/ Repetition

E= Emotive Language

S= Statistics

T= Triplets (Rule of Three)

To revise these techniques and more go here.


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