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FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS (Form B)
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION
Total time—2 hours
(Suggested time—40 minutes. This question counts one-third of the total essay section score.)
In 1830, John Downe, a weaver, traveled to the United States from England and took a job so that he could earn
enough money to enable his wife and children to join him. Read the following letter from Downe to his wife.
Then write an essay in which you analyze the rhetorical strategies that Downe uses to convince his wife to
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