Home | functions | terms | writing rules | writing process | formatting terms the words journalists and editors use to talk about headlines can sound like a secret code this code can vary from shop to shop a few basic terms, however, will get you started downstyle both the style and function of headlines has changed over the years.
Download citation on researchgate | role and functions of a newspaper headline | this article deals with the theoretical aspects of a newspaper headline and defines the main trends in today's journalism.
The main function of the headline is to index the news and attract the reader it should also convey the relative significance and seriousness of the story to the hurried reader it should supplement the display package of the newspaper with its attractive presentation.
Newspaper headlines as a marker of a language picture of the world july 2016 indian journal of science and technology background/objectives: the study deals with the headlines, which reflect the linguistic picture of the world which has a main place in communication between the author and the reader.
Examples of the newspaper headlines have been drawn from the british online newspaper the telegraph the word newspaper suggests that its main function is to give news despite this, it is used to educate, enlighten or entertain people the newspaper also seeks to influence public. Home | functions | terms | writing rules | writing process | formatting headlines summarize stories most headlines that appear over news stories are designed to inform, not entertain, so the headline that simply summarizes the story as concisely and accurately as possible is the bread and butter of the headline writer.
Main functions of newspaper headlines rhetorical devices of english newspaper headlines ⅰintroduction every time we pick up a newspaper, what come into our sight will be lots of news headlines a headline has become an indispensable part of newspaper the editor means to attract the reader’s attention through headlines. Headlines that give news often use words such as new, discover, introducing, announcing, now, it's here, at last, and just arrived beside that the headline of selecting the audience at least have two types of audiences there are real and intended.
To interpret the news: newspaper stories interpret or explain the meaning of news to us these stories often have opinions of the writer these stories often have opinions of the writer ask students to find an example of a newspaper article that interprets the news and write its headline. A modern newspaper has four main functions: to inform, serve, entertain and interpret inform - to report news with accuracy and interest serve - to provide information such as weather, markets. Of the four basic functions of a newspaper, which do students think is the most important why source printed with permission from the new york state newspaper publishers association, taken from the core for nys language arts standards date published september 22, 2009.