A worksheet for students to practice using persuasive devices in their writing.
Authors use different persuasive techniques in their writing for many reasons. It might be to sell a product or a service to someone or to convince the reader to feel the same way they do about a particular issue or idea.
Use this worksheet to reinforce the following persuasive devices with your students:
- personal pronouns
- emotive language
- rhetorical questions.
As an extension activity, have your students write a persuasive letter to their teacher using the sentences from this worksheet.
Due to the nature of the activity, an answer key has not been provided.
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