Made-up numbers
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
“Threat to our language”
“Other [leaders] are alienated from the people”
Blaming the “dissidents”
Generalisation based on an individual case
Reference to homeland
“There are no options”
Emotional rhetoric in factual issues
Colloquialisms or dialect
Shifting attention to irrelevant matters
Shifting attention from actions to feelings
Made-up sayings
Us against them
“My children...”
The people have shared values
Sports metaphors
A certain group is not part of “the people”
Nostalgic notions of nationality
Oversimplifying a complex issue
Leader doing physical work
“The people want...”
“The people know that...”
Glorifying the past