Coraline - Writing To Persuade

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A quiz created for students at GHS to prepare you to make an advertisement to persuade people to enter the other world.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    It's really important that the other mother's advertising agency uses persuasive techniques to make their campaign really successful. Your objective is the recognise the peruasive techniques. Our first persuasive technique: rhetorical questions. This is asking a question to make the reader think.Which of these is a rhetorical question?
    • A. 

      'The other world is amazingly awesome.'

    • B. 

      ‘Can you think of a better place to be?’

    • C. 

      ‘The other world is magical, fantastical and amazing’.

  • 2. 
    Which of the examples below uses emotive language? This means using language that appeals to the reader’s emotions (fear, love..)
    • A. 

      ‘The other world is amazingly awesome.’

    • B. 

      ‘The other mother will cook you at least three of your favourite meals each day’

    • C. 

      ‘The other mother will love you’

  • 3. 
    Which of the examples below uses Direct Address? This is talking to the reader by using ‘you’. It makes the advertisement more personal.
    • A. 

      ‘You can live a better life in the other world’

    • B. 

      ‘The other world is magical, fantastical and amazing’.

    • C. 

      ‘The other world is amazingly awesome.’

  • 4. 
    Which of the examples below uses facts?Here's the definition: facts – giving hard evidence, for example, numbers, to make your case sound believable
    • A. 

      ‘The other world is magical, fantastical and amazing’.

    • B. 

      ‘The other world is amazingly awesome.’

    • C. 

      ‘The other mother will cook you at least three of your favourite meals each day’

  • 5. 
    Which of the examples below uses tripling? Tripling is isting three words one after the other.
    • A. 

      ‘You can live a better life in the other world’

    • B. 

      ‘The other world is magical, fantastical and amazing’.

    • C. 

      ‘Can you think of a better place to be?’

  • 6. 
    And finally... Which one uses alliteration?Definition:Alliteration – using words which start with the same letter
    • A. 

      ‘The other world is amazingly awesome.’

    • B. 

      ‘The other mother will cook you at least three of your favourite meals each day’

    • C. 

      ‘Can you think of a better place to be?’

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