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A comparison will include the word like or as

Simile

2

Saying something is something that it's not e.g. his face was an eruption of anger

Metaphor

3

Language that encourages emotions e.g. slaughtered rather than killed

Emotive Language

4

Language that focuses on the five senses

Sensory Language

5

A line that says who wrote the piece in an article

Byline

6

Use these with full sentences in a leaflet

Bullet Points

7

Use these to structure work in articles and leaflets

Sub Headings

8

Use these in letters and leaflets

Contact Details

9

Words that start with the same sound

Alliteration

10

An order that starts with a verb

Imperitive

11

Asking a question to your audience

Rhetorical Question

12

Using the word you and your to connect to the audience

DIrect Appeal

13

Using words like we, our or us to connect to the audience

Use of first person pronouns

14

Telling a short story that serves as an example

Analogy

15

Using numerical evidence

Statistics

16

Starting sentences with the same word or phrase

Anaphora

17

Repeating key words

Repetition

18

Making your audience laugh to engage them

Humour