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How do I write a newspaper article in English?

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Newspaper articles (newspaper article) are intended to appeal to the reader factual inform about an event. They are written in a certain way. Their specialty is that the most important information in as possible short and more precise Form to be expressed. In addition, a newspaper article should include the attention and the curiosity awaken the reader.

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Structure of a newspaper article (newspaper article)

Newspaper articles have a specific one construction, with the information structured to be ordered. If you want to write a newspaper article yourself, you should also pay attention to a logical structure. Yours sentences should not too long and be formulated in a complicated way and through Conjunctions (linking words) can be meaningfully linked. You should also read the article paragraphs structure. Newspaper articles must be able to be shortened from the back, i. H. you have to start with the most important information, which first describes what it is all about. Then there are details and background information that illuminate what is happening. Basic information may no longer be given here. Journalists write texts in such a way that they can be shortened from the back - if there is a lack of space in the newspaper - and the reader can still understand exactly what it is about.

First you formulate a concise and meaningful one heading (headline). Try that Main theme of the article and to make it clear. Often in a Subheading (subheading) the topic is described in more detail and narrowed down more precisely. There is a separate line between the heading and the article, in English byline is called that date (date) and the Surname of the author (author's name). So you have to enter your own name there. For longer newspaper articles, subheadings (cross headings) used to add to the article structure to rent.

In the introduction (introduction) do you indicate What with which people, when and Where has occurred. The reader should first understand what actually happened. in the Bulk (body) then you go up reasons or more precise circumstances (How?) of the events. A more detailed explanation is provided in this section. in the Final part (conclusion) you can open consequences enter and one outlook give. There is also the option to include your article with a rhetoricalquestion (rhetorical question) to end. In this way, the reader gets food for thought and your article will be better remembered.

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Examples of a rhetorical question as a conclusion:

  • What will happen next?
  • How will they solve this problem?
  • Can this incident occur again?

Orientation questions

When writing your newspaper article, you can use the following ask orientate. This way you can be sure that you are not missing out on any important information.

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Byline (date, author's name)


  • Who what involved?
  • What happend?
  • When did the incident happen?
  • Where did the event happen?


  • Why did it happen?
  • What are the reasons for the issue / development?
  • How did it happen?


  • Which consequencesdoes the incident / issue / development have?

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