Category Archives: Rhetoric

PWP121 – A Letter to the Editor – Convincing Words – Language, Rhetoric and Persuasion

TUTOR: This week we ask you to write a letter to the editor of one of the state or nation newspapers on an issue of your choice. In your letter, use one or more of the rhetorical devices described in the … Continue reading

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#PWP121 – Rhetoric, persuasive writing, communication

                By Marion S. Trikosko [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons TUTOR’S REQUEST: This week we invite you to share your thoughts about: Martin Luther King Jr’s. use of rhetoric Examples of communication that … Continue reading

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PWP121 – WEEK ONE… a little nervousness…

I am now studying PWP121, which is a unit titled ‘Writing, Rhetoric and Persuasion’. I am feeling a little out of my comfort zone, as, while I’m mostly comfortable writing, I now feel that I am going to be assessed … Continue reading

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