Looking at Headlines. You will notice in news article headlines that: They do not use full sentences or correct grammar They can be different lengths and print sizes They aim to get the readers’ interest, so that they will read the article. EYE-CATCHING HEADLINES. PUNS are a play on words.
You will notice in news article headlines that:
PUNS are a play on words.
ALLITERATION is the use of the same letter or sound in two or more words that are close together. It is used to make it more enjoyable to read and memorable.
RHETORICAL QUESTIONS are asked merely
for effect with no answer expected.
Refer to – What technique is that?
Determine which technique is being used in each newspaper headline.
Write another heading using an alternate language technique.
Look through a newspaper and find examples of headlines using:
Write them in your book.
Your teacher will give you a news article with no headline.