• Persusaive Speech
    Tressa Gettelfinger 4/9/13 English 202 College Speech Persuasive speech #1 Topic: People should be Drug Tested to be on Welfare Purpose: To persuade Specific Purpose: To persuade people into wanting people to be drug tested to get welfare. Central Idea: If you have to be drug tested to get a...
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  • Charteris Black Politicians and Rhetoric the Persuasive Power of Metaphor
    Politicians and Rhetoric The Persuasive Power of Metaphor Jonathan Charteris-Black Politicians and Rhetoric Also by Jonathan Charteris-Black CORPUS APPROACHES TO CRITICAL METAPHOR ANALYSIS Politicians and Rhetoric The Persuasive Power of Metaphor Jonathan Charteris-Black © Jo...
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  • The Three Elements of a Persuasive Argument
    THE THREE ELEMENTS OF A PERSUASIVE ARGUMENT: ETHOS, LOGOS, AND PATHOS Aristotle (384-322 b.c.e.) studied with the great philosopher Plato and tutored young Alexander the Great. He wrote more than 400 books, including the Rhetoric, which is used to this day as a foundational work in the st...
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  • Speech
    Introduction The words stuck in my throat. A sob wanted to replace them. A gulp or two quashed the sob, which metamorphosed into tears forming in the corners of my eyes. I fought back the emotion and regained my professionalism, but it was touch and go there for a few seconds before I cou...
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  • Beginning and Ending Your Speech
    Beginning and Ending Your Speech Since the introduction will be your audience's first impression of your presentation and your conclusion will be the final impression you leave your audience with, it is important to spend time writing and practicing both the introduction and conclusion. If you...
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  • Apologia Analysis Essay of William J Clinton 's Prayer Breakfast
    During his eight years as President of the United States, William J. Clinton had been allegedly involved in several scandals, although none as arguably infamous as the Monica Lewinsky scandal. The scandal concerned the concealed relationship between President Clinton, a married man, and Lewinsky, a...
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  • Speech Paper
    Introduction Hilary Rodham Clinton gives a persuasive speech for the fourth World Conference on Women Plenary Session. Clinton gives her speech in order to focus world attention to “the lives of women and their families: access to education, health care, jobs and credit, the chance to enjoy basic...
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  • Speech (Com103)
    COM103 Study Guide Ch. 1 Parts of Communication Process Situation- time and place in which speech comm. occurs Speaker- person who is presenting an oral message to listener Listener- person who receives the speaker’s message Frame of reference- sum of person’s knowledge, experien...
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  • Clinton Essay
    “I think the actions of Clinton's adversaries are really dirty. It's a real example of the things that occur in that country, of the lack of ethics.” -- Fidel Castro. Now what would make a man of Fidel Castro’s low stature direct such a demeaning statement towards former President Bill Clinton...
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  • Persausive Speech
    Definition A persuasive speech is a specific type of speech in which the speaker has a goal of convincing the audience to accept his or her point of view. The speech is arranged in such a way as to hopefully cause the audience to accept all or part of the expressed view. Though the...
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  • great american speech Lyndon Johnson
    David Bridges Maddern English 2 June 1, 2012 Lyndon Baines Johnson-"We Shall Overcome" (1965) In his speech to Congress, Johnson clearly talks about the struggles of African-Americans. This speech was given on March 15, 1965, after the police attacked a group of African-Americans...
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  • Clinton Sex Scandel
    The Clinton Sex ScandalRare is a person that crosses the path of the White House without some emotionof envy or awe. This building epitomizes world leadership and unprecedentedpower. This renowned leadership may be the only association made by certaincountries, while in the United States many see an...
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  • An Exploration of the Sexual Rhetoric Used in the 2008 Campaign for the President of the United States with Particular Focus on Hillary Rodham Clinton as the First Legitimate Female Candidate.
    The 2008 Candidate: Why Hillary Clinton? Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26th, 1947) is the junior United States Senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. She is married to Bill Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States, and was the First Lady of the United Stat...
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  • Comparing and Contrasting Nelson Mandela’s Inaugural Address and Kevin Rudd’s Sorry Speech
    Nelson Mandela’s inaugural address was delivered outdoors in an amphitheatre on 10th May 1994 at the Union Buildings, South Africa. The Union Buildings housed the first democratically elected, first black and first equal president of South Africa. This historic event was attended by politicians a...
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  • Speech in Memphis
    Speech In Memphis Essay On November 13, 1993, Bill Clinton argues how Martin Luther King fought for the African-American community’s rights, but they are using it in the wrong way. Bill Clinton wanted all of the crime that was being committed to stop in the community of Memphis. Martin Luther...
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  • Winthrop's Moral Community Speech
    A speech by President Tobias Barlett Good Afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen of the Midwestern Chamber of Commerce. Today I am here in the noble city of Omaha, Nebraska to discuss a problem that I feel has plagued America for far too long – the lack of a community. I am speaking to the need o...
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  • Clinton V. Jones
    Clinton v. Jones 520 U.S. 681 (1997) Vote: 9-0 Facts: Bill Clinton, who was elected to the presidency in 1992 and reelected in 1996, held the office of governor of Arkansas. In 1994, Paula Corbin Jones filed suit in federal district court in Arkansas against Clinton and Arkansas state trooper D...
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  • Speech Research
    Speech Research Form Use this form to begin your preliminary research into the topic of your speech. You need to collect information from at least five different database collections using the Park Online Library Databases (http://www.park.edu/library/database.aspx). In addition, you need a...
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  • Bill Press Spin
    According to Bill Press (2001) The term spin begun when the ancient art of spinning was from spinning yarn on a wheel, to taking the truth and putting a spin on it , which mean to add parts to make it exciting or to present bad news in a good way. Thus Spin was born. The term spin means twisting...
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  • Bob Dole's Speech, 1996
    Robert Dole – Address Accepting the Presidential Nomination at the Republican National Convention in San Diego, August 15, 1996 Robert Joseph "Bob" Dole (born July 22, 1923) is an American attorney and politician. Dole represented Kansas in the United States Senate from 1969 to 1996, was...
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