English 12 The Truth about Torture

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David Park English 12 The Truth about Torture Vocabulary 1. Retrograde means moving backward. Its Latin root meaning going back has to do with walking because you can walk back. 2. Conviction is a state of being convicted and a convict is a person declared guilty of an offense. 3. It has to do with weight because scruple which is part of the origin of the word has to do with weight. 4. Miscreant has to do with religious belief because the archaic meaning of Miscreant is holding a false or u northodox religious belief. Responding to Words in Context 1. It means that you are way out of reality. 2. It means something as sophisticated as calculus in our everyday lives. 3. Moral preening is when someone fights for what they believe in. Basically doing the duty that us humans are post to do. It changes the tones drastically in a darker more serious
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Unformatted text preview: mood. 4. Like that you or something is not what anyone wants to be around because it might blow up and have a negative effect on you at any moment. 5. It gives me an image of life from a baby to death. Discussing Main Point and Meaning 1. It seems like Krauthammer’s main argument about torture is that he is not for torture. McCain has the opposite view as the author. 2. Deeper purpose would be like if torture should be done it should be thought out and done rightly. 3. The main ways that differentiates between soldiers and terrorists are that terrorists are the enemy of the state and they fight for the wrong cause but soldier fight the right thing and for right reasons. 4. When it is used to save a nation or to obtain information to prevent an attack....
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