Students encounter persuasive language all the time, often without even realising it. One of the most obvious uses of persuasive language is in political speeches. These FIVE worksheets each focus on extracts from different political speeches and test students' knowledge of different persuasive language techniques.

Students encounter persuasive language all the time, often without even realising it. One of the most obvious uses of persuasive language is in political speeches. These FIVE worksheets each focus on extracts from different political speeches and test students' knowledge of different persuasive language techniques.

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The Chomsky School of Language - Re-pinned by #PediaStaff.  Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

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Political speeches are often written for politicians by trusted aides and confidantes. Could an AI algorithm do as well?

Political speeches are often written for politicians by trusted aides and confidantes. Could an AI algorithm do as well?

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Marine Veteran Brandon Raub’s Attorney says he is getting calls from veterans and people all over the country reporting illegal & unconstitutional PSYCHIATRIC DETENTION FOR POLITICAL SPEECH. Look up 'OPERATION VIGILANT EAGLE' if you don't yet believe our government is in the process of destroying the constitution.

Marine Veteran Brandon Raub’s Attorney says he is getting calls from veterans and people all over the country reporting illegal & unconstitutional PSYCHIATRIC DETENTION FOR POLITICAL SPEECH. Look up 'OPERATION VIGILANT EAGLE' if you don't yet believe our government is in the process of destroying the constitution.

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Supreme Court Rules Political Speech Is Protected Even If You Didn't Actually Speak

Supreme Court Rules Political Speech Is Protected Even If You Didn't Actually Speak

American Rhetoric is a site which helps students improve their speaking using speeches from movies.

American Rhetoric is a site which helps students improve their speaking using speeches from movies.

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Political speeches are often written for politicians by trusted aides and confidantes. Could an AI algorithm do as well?

Political speeches are often written for politicians by trusted aides and confidantes. Could an AI algorithm do as well?

Several minutes into Trump's remarks at Bethel United Methodist Church on Wednesday, Rev. Faith Green-Timmons reminded the real-estate mogul that the event was intended to focus on the water-crisis recovery in Flint, where state cost-cutting measures resulted in lead contamination in the city's water supply. "Mr. Trump, I invited you here to thank us for what we've done for Flint, not to give a political speech," the Pastor said.

Several minutes into Trump's remarks at Bethel United Methodist Church on Wednesday, Rev. Faith Green-Timmons reminded the real-estate mogul that the event was intended to focus on the water-crisis recovery in Flint, where state cost-cutting measures resulted in lead contamination in the city's water supply. "Mr. Trump, I invited you here to thank us for what we've done for Flint, not to give a political speech," the Pastor said.

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