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Unformatted text preview: synonyms for support are evidence, proof, facts, and data. Some synonyms for warrants are assumptions, cultural values, unstated premises, and general principles. 3) Subclaims are arguments that support the claim. Some types of specific support can be opinions, reasoning, evidence, or factual information. 4) Warrants are statements that are made by combining the claim and support together to provide an overall assumption. If the warrants are shared by the arguer and the audience, then the argument becomes persuasive. Backing basically supports the warrant. It gives further evidence to help continue those that are still not convinced with the argument. 5) Example of qualifiers are words such as sometimes, may be, might, some, a few, and possibly....
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2011 for the course HUM-ENG EN102 taught by Professor Monicatrent during the Fall '10 term at Montgomery CC.
- Fall '10