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When the author supports his/her position with logical reasoning and evidence Argument
A quote from or reference to a book, paper, or author that a writer uses to further support his argument citation
Opinion based statements that tell the reader WHY they should believe the claim reasons
Remarks or observations, usually connected in a loose narrative Ex. When a golf announcer narrates a major golf tournament, describing each player's shots and talking about his score commentary
Facts, details examples that support whether the argument is true or valid evidence
Main point the writer is trying to make; the position (pro or con) claim
The opposing view; disagrees with the claim counterclaim
When a speaker or writer uses argument and presents reasoning or evidence intended to undermine or weaken the claim of an opponent rebuttal
A tendency to lean in a certain direction Refuse to take the consideration or the opinions of others Lack a neutral viewpoint bias
In speech or writing it refers to an impersonal, objective, and precise use of language Avoid contractions and abbreviations (unless it is well known like CNN, NATO) Write in third person. Writer is disconnected from the topic. Do not use “I” or “we” o formal style
follows logic and can be easily understood by readers or an audience. sound reasoning
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