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1. What is the reason we analyze text rhetorically? We analyze text rhetorically to understand how the writer is trying to influence the readers through language. This help readers have a better understanding of the text because it’s not seen from their perspective. 2. What is your understanding of the Writer's purpose in responding to a situation? To understand writer purpose you first have to understand that what a situation is to a writer. A situation is what prompts writers to write. Situation that writers may respond to are events, beliefs, personal experience, political topics, etc. These are a few of example of situation. Moreover, the situation is what gives a writer a purpose to write. Some reasons a writer may respond to situation is to change peoples minds, state a problem, or is part of a movement and want readers to join. Additionally, writers wants readers to take there belief or idea into consideration. The writers was readers to think because not everyday does someone find a new situation to be concern about. That’s
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  • Spring '12
  • smith
  • Writing, Writer

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