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Tabloid Vs Broadsheet Remember it…
and contrast it…

Tabloid: A smaller than standard newspaper which
focuses on less "serious" content, especially
celebrities, sports, and sensationalist crime stories.

Broadsheet: A standard or full sized newspaper
that takes a serious look at major news stories.

Tabloid Broadsheet
Mix fact and emotion More fact than emotion
Shorter sentences Longer sentences
Use biased and Unbiased and clear
emotional language language
Stories are mixed Divided into clear
together sections
Less complex vocabulary Complicated Vocabulary
Focus on famous people, Focus on major national
private lives and scandal and international events

The biggest difference between the two
types of paper is in language:

with a commentary by the journalist . don’t.Tabloid  Informal  Use of puns  Use of alliteration  Exaggeration for effect  Slang  Colloquial language (chatty)  Informal names used  Short. although more subtle  Statistics  Descriptions of people tends to relate to personality or position in society Politician’s comments often included.)  Puns sometimes used.g. won’t. snappy sentences  Heightened language (over the top)  Brand names  Adjectives often carry sexual overtones  A focus upon appearance  Frequent use of elision e. semi-colons etc. This is another informal technique Broadsheet  More formal  Metaphors rather than puns  Rhetorical questions  More complex sentences (look for sentences separated by lots of commas.