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Unformatted text preview: Emotional appeals- to provide support for reasons, carefully chosen loaded words , carrying positive or negative connotations, sway readers' emotions Present opposition- and give reasons and evidence to prove the opposition wrong • pathos- a carefully reasoned argument will be strengthened by an emotional appeal. Use description or narrate an example, often from your own experience. Your point of view is demonstrated in an emotional appeal, and is important to the reader. Careful word choice presents your position accurately. • ethos- convince your readers that you are fair, honest, and well informed so they will trust your values and intentions. Expert or special knowledge of subject Experience Helped by convincing logical evidence...
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This note was uploaded on 07/14/2010 for the course ENGL 015 taught by Professor Travers during the Spring '10 term at Peru State.
- Spring '10