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1

How is the structure layed out ?

using a plan

so it stays consitent 

2

What needs to be done to match purpose ?

to get good marks you need to show you can adjust your tone, style, and register to suit your purpose

3

How does age affect tone?

  • younger audience
    • more light-hearted tome and less formal register
    • colloquial or chatty style
  • a formal, serious register may work better for older audiences and more complex

 

4

How does relationship with reader affect tone?

  • if well known:
    • less formal
    • friendly tone
  • unknown
    • impersonal tone 
    • formal register

 

5

How does level of expertise affect tone?

  • panel of experts:
    • formal register
    • use of specialised language, less would be used with a general audience