The Language of Narration
Descriptive Language / Aesthetic Language
Narration literally means to tell a story. Plot, setting & characterization = 3 key elements.
Descriptive language creates a clear picture in your mind of what is being described.
Aesthetic language is beautiful, artistic & carefully crafted with [...]
The difference between argument and persuasion is that arguments appeal to your brain, your sense of reason and logic. Persuasion manipulates your emotions, appeals to your heart, changes how you feel.
Argument =☺ Persuasion = ♥
Comprehensions – sample question
“In your opinion, has the writer created a strong argument [...]
Language is formal, simple & clear. Gets directly to the point.
Layout is important – one main idea per paragraph.
Information is organised with logical, easy to follow structure.
Headings and sub-headings are often used.
Bullet points / numbering are often used.
Emphasis on facts / statistics.