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How to Write Persuasively

Writing in English

High Int – Adv

In this lesson, students learn tips for persuasive writing. They learn about the common features of this style of writing, and they also learn language that is useful for persuading.

Vocabulary
  • win over
  • pull at one’s heart strings
  • stance
  • credibility
  • first-person
  • third-person
  • essentials
  • neutral
  • anticipate
  • contradict
  • precise
  • confidence
Grammar
  • transitional phrases
  • rhetorical questions
PDF Content
  • role-play
  • reading
  • persuasive writing essentials
  • persuasive language
  • writing practice
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension
  • peer evaluation
Task Content
  • Lesson Objective(Reference)
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Techniques(Reference)
  • Persuasive Language(Reference)
  • Pair Work(Reference)
  • Topic & Stance(Reference)
  • Writing Practice A(Open-Ended Questions)
  • The Opposing View(Reference)
  • Writing Practice B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Your Best Evidence(Reference)
  • Writing Practice C(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Credibility(Reference)
  • Rhetorical Questions(Reference)
  • Comprehension Check-In(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Writing Practice D(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Checklist(Reference)
  • Sample Persuasive Ad(Reference)
  • Writing Practice E(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Assessment (Open-Ended Questions)