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Unformatted text preview: The salesman was hoping that the man would believe that because he likes a clean home he must need that vacuum. The man told the salesman that he had to think about it for a while and asked the salesman to come back later. During this time the wife of the home owner came home. He told her about the amazing vacuum cleaner and her response was Honey, our carpets are clean and we already have a working vacuum cleaner. We dont need a new one! This was a sound argument because they already have a machine that can clean the house just fine. In the end the husband decided that his wife had a sound argument against buying the vacuum. He declined the purchase. When I am building an argument for an issue that is significant to me I try to create an argument that is sound. I state the facts that I believe are correct. I create a sound argument by creating something that is valid and the premise is correct....
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- Spring '10