Unit 3 Introduction to Argument

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WRT 105/Unit 3 Introduction to Practices of Argument What is argument? List at least five words that come to mind as synonyms for the word “argument” and consider their connotations. ( Example : debate… connotation = win/lose) Why do we use argument? List three specific reasons (think of your own experience: personal relationships, school, extra-curricular activities, politics, professional engagements, etc.).
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Unformatted text preview: What are the key features of argumentation? How to Read Argument Effectively ( Writing Arguments , Ch. 2) On the back of this worksheet, list the five reasons why reading arguments is important for writers. Briefly define what it means to perform each of these reading strategies, and then describe how Henry Fonda’s character in 12 Angry Men demonstrates each one....
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