Key Terms U4 - Key Terms U4 1 2 Arguments-a series of statements in a text designed to convince us of something Audience-the people you think might

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Key Terms U 4 1. Arguments-a series of statements in a text designed to convince us of something 2. Audience-the people you think might read your writing 3. Bandwagon-occurs when someone states that a particular idea is correct simply because others believe it 4. Bibliography-A list of people, books, magazines, web sites and other resources that you consulted in the process of writing a book, article, or paper. 5. Call to action-a sentence that urges your readers to take action to improve the situation 6. Circular Reasoning-assumes the truth of a statement before it has been proved 7. Citations-a quoting of an authoritative source for substantiation. 8. Controversial Statements-a statement that is debatable 9. Convincing Tone-a tone that causes the reader to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action 10. Documentation-The act or an instance of the supplying of documents or supporting references or records 11. Emotional Appeal -words that take advantage of the connotations (feelings) associated with a word 12. Evidence-specific information or proof that backs up the reasons in an argument
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This note was uploaded on 11/24/2010 for the course ENGLISH sn34 taught by Professor Bonewell during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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Key Terms U4 - Key Terms U4 1 2 Arguments-a series of statements in a text designed to convince us of something Audience-the people you think might

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