Counterargument_exercise_Tschopp

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Counter Argue Practice Directions: With a partner, choose a topic, below. Decide which of you will be “for” and which will be “against”. Take a few moments and decide (a) your claim (your arguable thesis statement about the topic), (b) at least one reason for your feelings and (c) 2-3 pieces of evidence to support your claim. Next, present your argument to your partner. Respond to each other’s opposing arguments by
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Unformatted text preview: acknowledging, accommodating, or refuting what was said. Possible topics (as long as someone is for and someone is against, your claims are up to you): Uniforms in school Mandatory military service Music downloading sites Death penalty 2012 End of the World? Gay marriage Single sex schools Animal testing Created by: J. Tschopp-Huang, 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2012 for the course ESL 501 taught by Professor Spear,a during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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