English language techniques

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English language techniques
  1. opinion
    1. Gives the readers an insight of what the writer thinks of the situation.
    2. Emotive Language
      1. makes the text more memorable and effective in luring the reader on.
      2. Repetition
        1. makes the text more memorable and emphasises the purpose of the text.
        2. Facts
          1. makes the text look authentic and impressive.
          2. Direct address
            1. : makes the reader feel involved in the text and catches their attention.
            2. Alliteration
              1. makes the text memorable and psychologically intrigues them.
              2. Statistics
                1. makes the text look authentic and sophisticated.
                2. Rule of three
                  1. gives the text a more interesting description and a better imagery is created.
                  2. Rhetorical question
                    1. makes the reader feel involved in the text and grasps their attention.
                    2. Pun
                      1. it creates a light hearted, informal and often humorous tone/mood/atmosphere.
                      2. Hyperbole
                        1. Often to create a humorous atmosphere.
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