What is An Advertisement?

An advertisement is any form of communication that is used to peddle or promote a product, service or even an opinion. We are bombarded with advertisements that are everywhere: we cannot watch TV without seeing advertisements (commercials), or drive down the highway (billboards), or open a newspaper or magazine (print ads), or listen to the radio (voice ads), and now even on the Internet (online/pop-up ads). You can also consider promotional items to be advertisements. ‘Now let’s pause for a moment while we hear a word from our sponsor.’ For more information, look here: