Opinion articles and rhetoric

In this lesson, we will consider the key features of writing rhetorically for an opinion article. We will draw upon our knowledge of rhetoric to explore how this might help us to persuade others of our opinion around important topics. We will consider the key features of opinion articles, study an example article and think about our own opinion on the topic of 'too much tech.'

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which order should we consider when using a framework for rhetorical writing?

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Q2.What is a counter-argument?

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Q3.It helps when starting to write using rhetoric, that you:

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Q4.Close down counterarguments with:

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Q5.Anaphora is:

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Q6.Anaphora is useful for:

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which order should we consider when using a framework for rhetorical writing?

1/6

Q2.What is a counter-argument?

2/6

Q3.It helps when starting to write using rhetoric, that you:

3/6

Q4.Close down counterarguments with:

4/6

Q5.Anaphora is:

5/6

Q6.Anaphora is useful for:

6/6

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Writing rhetoric: key features of rhetorical article writing

Complete the questions below:

Q1.When writing articles, we should withhold our:

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Q2.An example of anaphora is:

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Q3.A headline is useful for:

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Q4.Close down counterarguments with:

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Q5.When planning to write an opinion article, it is important that you plan (select two answers):

Select two (2) boxes

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Q6.Fundamental means:

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Quiz:

Writing rhetoric: key features of rhetorical article writing

Complete the questions below:

Q1.When writing articles, we should withhold our:

1/6

Q2.An example of anaphora is:

2/6

Q3.A headline is useful for:

3/6

Q4.Close down counterarguments with:

4/6

Q5.When planning to write an opinion article, it is important that you plan (select two answers):

Select two (2) boxes

5/6

Q6.Fundamental means:

6/6

Lesson summary: Opinion articles and rhetoric

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