Comm. 100W Writing 3, Editorial

Comm. 100W Writing 3, Editorial - Writing #3 Editorial...

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Writing #3 Editorial Worth 40 Points Purpose: Most of your formal or informal writing will involve some form of persuasion. This assignment will help you become more persuasive through effective usage of Aristotle’s three available means of persuasion: ethos, logos, and pathos. You will also become more proficient in your ability to say more while writing less. This assignment requires you to choose your words carefully in terms of strong verbs and effective adjectives. Furthermore, this assignment will help you hone your skills in concise sentence structure and active rather than passive voice. Word Count: between 600-700 words. Directions: Choose a topic/current even that you care or feel passionately about. 1. Focus on a central theme . Focus only on the most important and relative issues of your purpose/theme. Don’t try to present all points in the argument as that would overwhelm the reader. You decide which of the potential points are most important to get across to your audience. Having a clear grasp of your central theme allows you to organize and
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