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Ashcroft Technology Academy

Ashcroft Technology Academy

Language P2 Transactional Writing

 

Can you:

Spell homophones correctly e.g. there, their, there

Use a semi-colon correctly

Use a colon, dash and brackets correctly

Think of 5 ways to vary the way you start sentences

Use a variety of sentence lengths in your writing

Adapt your language to suit purpose/audience

Adapt your tone, style and register to suit purpose/audience

Use repetition to structure your writing for effect

Write an example of every AFOREST technique

Write an example of an anecdote

Write an example of a simile, metaphor and personification

Write a purely factual paragraph for the purpose of informing

Write a paragraph where you present your opinion as fact

Write a list of things to include in an article

Write a list of things to include in a letter

 

List 5 possible purposes?

List 5 possible audiences?

List 10 possible forms?

 

Understanding and Revision Topics

Newspaper article

Speech

Formal letter

Informal letter

Biography

Autobiography

Diary

Eulogy

Review

 

To persuade

To inform

To entertain

To advise

To argue