Appeal To Pathos : Appeal To Pathos In The Play 'Don'

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Appeal to pathos: appeal to emotion, an appeal to feelings rather than to strict reason.

Ex. 1 “You need to listen to your doctor. Can’t you see he’s trying to help you?”
Ex. 2 “I understand you're upset about the main character in the play but you’ll get the part best time.”
Ex. 3 “You can’t resolve conflict by ignoring people. You need to learn those social skills in order to be successful in life.”
Use: Pathos gives authors writing pieces emotion and has the reader appeal to feeling.

Begging the question: (meaning assuming the initial point), is a logical fallacy in which the writer or speaker assumes the statement under examination to be true.

Ex. 1: “Smoking causes lung cancer because cigarettes contain nicotine that is very
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Conclusion: refers to the sentences or paragraphs that bring a speech, essay, report, or book to a satisfying and logical end.

Ex. 1: “ The English established settlements in the colonies due to religious inequity in England and formed new religious societies, in comparison, Spain spread religion to justify the exploitation of Natives while in search of gold. Both the English and Spanish had religious impacts on their colonies.”
Ex. 2: “Although Cassius was a great manipulator, especially towards Brutus, he dug himself too deep into the Caesar situations. There were many moments in the play that Cassius was manipulative. He convinced Brutus to kill Caesar out of revenge, persuaded Brutus that he could be king, and then led them to war.”
Ex. 3: “Queen Elizabeth I was an exceptional ruler, who reformed the church, economy, and England itself. She brought peace in church and even throughout England. Elizabeth I even spread literacy and arts throughout England.”
Use: Conclusions are crucial when writing an essay, it summarizes the entire essay.

Connotation: refers to a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing which it describes explicitly.

Ex. 1: “you chicken?”
Ex. 2: “You’re so retarded sometimes.”
Ex. 3: “Come on my little munchkins.”
Use: When writing an essay you require connotation to exemplify the meaning of the words written down.

Emphasis: Repetition is the simple repeating of a word, within a sentence or

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