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Review Essay

Essay Brainstorming (these questions should guide your preparation; NOT be answered in your Review): AFTER reading Chapter 16 in Everyone’s an Author. Choose a book, movie, TV show, or video game that you really like, and think of a rhetorical situation in which you could publish a review of your chosen item. What would be …

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MAKING AN ARGUMENT

Please proofread and make sure it meets MLA guidelines and, most importantly, make the paper better in any way possible please look at the attachment and make sure it meets the criteria for an A

Writer’s Choice

Discuss the effectiveness of poetry as a mode of expression (using examples from Dickinson and Whitman) versus the effectiveness of prose (using examples from Dickens and Dostoyevsky). Think in terms of political, psychological, personal, and other forms of expression. The assignment should be supported by the literature (quotations from the novels and the poems) AND …

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Advanced Composition Speech Outline or First Draft Speech Outline

Assignment Content Combine the research you did in both of the past two informational analyses on different types of communication. Add in your own research on workplace communication. Select a topic and create an outline or first draft of a 3 to 5 minute speech (2-4 pages double spaced) addressing an aspect of communication in …

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Main Post: Share “Good to Great” Techniques You Picked up in Your Textbook Readings To begin, look over the readings (sample essays/articles) of the text. Read as many as you’d like; you do not need to choose just one. You are not evaluating one essay in this discussion (although you may work with just one …

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Advanced Composition Speech Response

How do you write a great speech? Tell stories. Engage emotions. Give people a message they can connect with. That answer is simple, but the process is difficult. Review the following speeches and respond in a substantive post with one or two examples of how the speakers use stories to engage people with a message.

On the journey we call, “life,” where do you see yourself and your relationship

On the journey we call, “life,” where do you see yourself and your relationship with others? Are there areas you want to improve and develop a greater awareness of your own patterns of behavior? Is it your self-esteem, your identity, your emotional expression, your communication style, or how you handle conflict? Select at least two-three …

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