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Persuasive Devices Worksheets

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A set of 4 worksheets to use when teaching your students about persuasive devices.

In order to write an effective persuasive text, students must know how to use persuasive devices successfully in their writing.

This set of worksheets will familiarise students with the following persuasive devices:

  • rhetorical questions
  • personal pronouns
  • alliteration
  • emotive language
  • modality
  • exaggeration
  • repetition
  • the rule of 3.

Answers for teachers are also provided.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

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    Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Apr 30th, 2020

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