War metaphors
Generalisation based on an individual case
“The people” without a definition
Reference to homeland
Shifting attention from actions to feelings
The people have shared values
Us against them
“Cool” hand signs
Mention of basic values
Impossible promises
One-liners from popular entertainment
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
Made-up sayings
“The people want...”
Colloquialisms or dialect
Nostalgic notions of nationality
“My children...”
A certain group is not part of “the people”
“Threat to our language”
Leader doing physical work
Opposing the elite
Oversimplifying a complex issue
Blaming the “dissidents”
Made-up numbers
“There are no options”