Higher Persuasive Writing Pupil Guide qo3len. AFOREST Display 6. Writing a Persuasive Essay2. Engines of persuasion. A Pathos Ethos Logos. Higher Bitesize English - The folio : Revision, Page3. Higher English Persuasive Essay – Structuring your points. In an argument you are making a series of linked statements that are supported with either reasons or evidence.
If you’ve been methodical in your preparation for your essay then you should have a few points for the point of view which are going to persuade people to hold. You take these points and any others – you may have points against your argument so that you can show skill in demonstrating why the opposition is wrong – and you then explain what you mean by that point.
It’s not always clear what a statement (point) means by itself; sometimes it requires explanation.