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  • The Rhetorical Analysis Of 'The Onion'

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    these marketing tactics everyday to convince people just like you to buy their product. In The Onion’s press release, the author demonstrates the use of the rhetorical triangle, bold diction and syntax, and vivid imagery to explain how Americans fall for marketing tactics companies use. First, the author utilizes strategies from the rhetorical triangle to create a stronger argument about how the company MagnaSoles convinces customers to buy their product using scientific research. The text includes

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of 'The Onion'

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    these marketing tactics everyday to convince people just like you to buy their product. In The Onion’s press release, the author demonstrates the cohesive rhetorical triangle, bold diction and syntax, and vivid imagery to explain how Americans fall for marketing tactics companies use. First, the author utilizes strategies from the rhetorical triangle to create a stronger argument about how the company of MagnaSoles convinces customers to buy this product using scientific research. The text includes

  • Rhetorical Analysis Thoreau

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    Questions on Rhetoric and Style: 1. Describe the tone Thoreau establishes in paragraph 2. How does it contribute to the rhetorical effect of the paragraph?     In paragraph two, Thoreau uses a depressing, problematic and facetious tone to get his message across. Thoreau explains how he is strongly against the United States government, and also points out problems of the government. Thoreau uses depressing diction when describing the problems of the government in order to make people feel hatred toward

  • Rhetorical Devices In Julius Caesar

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    The Tragedy Of Julius Caesar Assessment Essay Many authors, public speakers, and debaters use a number of rhetorical techniques to persuade the audience. One famous author who utilized these techniques was Shakespeare in his play The Tragedy of Julius Caesar. The main character, Julius Caesar, was seen as a threat to Rome and killed by a group of conspirators. This upsets Caesars good friend, Mark Antony, and he decides to speaks to the citizens of Rome about it at his funeral. One of the conspirators

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of The Children's Era

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    The Children’s Era by Margaret Sanger: A Rhetorical Analysis Founder of Planned Parenthood, Margaret Sanger, in her speech at the 1925 birth control conference, The Children’s Era, explains the downfalls in American society when it comes to raising children. Through this speech, Sanger is trying to further promote her nonprofit organization and display the benefits of birth control. She appears to show compassionate characteristics towards children, more specifically the future American children

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of The End Of Solitude

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    Rhetorical Analysis rough draft William Deresiewicz, a contemporary writer, in his essay, “The End of Solitude,” on (January 30,2009) in The Chronicle of Higher Education, discusses how we are replacing the solitude to being in constant communication with people. Deresiewicz’s purpose is to expand on the research of the desire to be recognized, the fear of being alone in his modern culture audience. He uses an aggressive and assertive tone. William Deresiewicz’s claim is that we are replacing the

  • Elie Wiesel Rhetorical Devices

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    Rhetorical devices are devices that are used to convey a meaning to the reader and create emotions through different types of language. Elie Wiesel uses rhetorical devices such as personification, metaphors, and rhetorical questions to emphasize and establish the theme of losing faith. One of the rhetorical devices that Elie Wiesel uses to create and further emphasize the theme of losing faith is personification. An example of personification being used for this purpose in the novel is, “Never shall

  • The Great Influenza Rhetorical Analysis

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    of their research. Ultimately, society is educated that the life of a scientist should not be absolute, but it should consist of persistence and courage. In John M. Barry’s “The Great Influenza,” the author employs innovative metaphors and unique rhetorical questions to portray scientific research. Throughout the entirety of the passage, Barry utilizes innovative metaphors to illustrate scientific research. Metaphors are comparison between two or more objects that are of different natures. For example

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of The Perils Of Indifference

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    A Rhetorical Analysis of the Societal Implications of “The Perils of Indifference” Distinguished writer and Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel, in his speech, “The Perils of Indifference”, discusses the effects indifference has on one’s humanity in both societal and individual terms. Wiesel’s purpose is to illustrate the plight of those who suffer because of indifference and to appeal to the audience's consciences. He adopts a sympathetic, haunting, and accusatory tone in order to convey to audiences

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of Jfk Speech

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    In 1961, John Fitzgerald Kennedy delivered one of the most influential speeches in history. Throughout his speech, Kennedy employs many rhetorical devices that further his appeal for unification. Kennedy establishes his credibility as soon as he steps to the podium. “For I have sworn before you and Almighty God…” Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States of America, proved credible and true to the American people through his distinguished leadership. Kennedy discusses the trials and triumphs

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