Cllge Comp 1 Alt Disc Assgmt Wk 1 & 2 Joey D Finley

Cllge Comp 1 Alt Disc Assgmt Wk 1 & 2 Joey D Finley...

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1) Answer the original question(s) and then 2) synthesize the comments made in the thread. To “synthesize” means to combine the parts to make a new whole. In this case, give an overview of the discussion thread and what you learned from it. Week 1 In communication, whether we are speaking or writing, we have a purpose and we try to accomplish it by the use of language, style, etc, that will influence our audience to accept our information or agree with our ideas. Consider a time when you have had to convey information in a piece of writing to your family, friends, co-workers, etc. How did you choose your information or select a style for conveying it? What rationale did you use for achieving your purpose? Write a detailed response of about a hundred words and then respond to your two of your classmates. Make your responses well reasoned and thoughtful and remember that just agreeing with someone’s point of view does not count as a meaningful post. My Answer: Very shortly after I had joined the navy and after I had come home once on leave after completing boot camp, I had received a letter from my girlfriend at the time. We had only been an item since around April of my senior year but known each other for about 2 years at that time. Coincidently, it was around April of the following year that I had gotten the letter, a Dear John letter, so to speak. Yes, she was breaking up with me. She didn’t do it in a rude manner thankfully. What was interesting was that as I read the letter I found myself becoming proud of her in the way that she was explaining the reasons she could not be with me anymore. I returned a letter, expressing that I understood how she felt though I didn’t feel the same way, I could empathize with her. I wouldn’t want to cause her pain while I was away, her in Arizona and I in Florida at the time. I even told her of how I was impressed in the way that she maturely
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course KAPLAN UNI MT 140 taught by Professor Thum during the Spring '10 term at Kaplan University.

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