Writing a persuasive piece - Mr Fraser
Samples of persuasive writing | PDST
Can you make it rhyme?
rhetorical questions - you could write 'What are you waiting for?'
rule of three - repeat something three times to make the reader pay attention and to emphasise your point
use the word YOU to really focus your readers - make them feel involved and want to come to your park
command - tell your reader what to do.
While writing a persuasive piece, which appeal should …
Psycho pharmaceuticals / psychiatric medications
Are we, as a nation, drugged into complacency? Every time someone is depressed, they are given something that makes them not care. Isn’t caring, and caring desperately, what drives innovation and improvement? If you get raped in a hospital, everyone tells you to see a therapist, take a drug and get over it, rather than rise up and scream about a health care system that allowed that to be done to you, that continues to protect the miscreant who raped you (to avoid liability), and that fights you when you try to warn other patients about the predator working there. Shouldn't some thought be given to social responsibility rather than just to personal comfort? Isn't pain and rage necessary to get people to fight hard enough to make a difference for the common good? What if the founding fathers had seen a therapist and taken drugs to calm down rather than write the Declaration of Independence?