Rhetorical Devices in Bill Clinton’s Speech at the Democratic Convention

A rhetorical device is a type of language that is used by a speaker or a writer, and is intended to have a persuasive effect on an audience. However, it is mostly expected to persuade the audience to look on a particular topic from a different perspective. At the Democratic Convention in 2012, the former President of the United States of America, Bill Clinton, uses various rh...
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Writing an Essay an Hour Before It's Due

I agree with Zoe M.’s message of how procrastination should not be completely disregarded. I agree with Zoe because her reasoning is very explanatory. For example, her stating that Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Lincoln’s best speeches were written under small time limits. Additionally, how procrastinators are more creative and innovative according to others around them....
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Her Rise to Fame

Ten years ago at the Big Fish Talent Agency, an 8 year old girl came in with the dream of becoming an actress, coming out with a wish granted. Her name was AnnaSophia Robb. Let’s back it up to the day this all started, December 8, 1993. It was a big day for David and Janet Robb. They had just given birth to a little baby girl. She was named after her paternal grandmother Anna...
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Riordan Manufacturing

Riordan Manufacturing is a global plastics manufacturer that employs approximately 550 people, with projected annual earnings of $46 million. Riordan Industries, a Fortune 1000 enterprise, wholly owns Riordan Manufacturing. The company has headquarters in San Jose, California, as well as three production plants located in Georgia, Michigan, and China. Riordan Manufacturing pr...
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Cell Phones in School: Embracing Technology More in the Modern Classroom

Wouldn’t school administrators want to embrace more technology in classrooms rather than try to exclude it? iPads, Smartboards, and overhead projectors are just some of the improvements schools have added to their classes. Some schools in our area even allow their students to have their cell phones out during school. Most teachers probably have rules regarding phone use duri...
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Rhetorical Strategies

People try to persuade others in different ways when making a speech and the State of the Union Address by President Barack Obama was not an exception. The speaker applied pathos to appeal to the emotions of the audience. The president did this when he said how the brave men and women who have fought in the war were coming home. Obama included those people in his speech, and ...
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The yellow wallpaper Case Study Analysis

Strength is what a women needs to get through her entire life. There are so many males out there that control Females, but only for one reason. That reason is because they think they all women are weak. A misogynistic male is a guy that not thinks he has control, but knows he has control over all women and that is a perfect example. A lot of women in this world let the male d...
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Sino-Japanese Territorial Dispute

Relations between China and Japan are suffering as a direct result of the recent territorial dispute over a chain of islands in the East China Sea. Sovereignty over the seven squared kilometers’ worth of land, called the Diaoyu islands in China and the Senkaku in Japan, would yield valuable gases, pools of fish, and strategic territory. With the rate of economic growth decrea...
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Role of International Marketing

Introduction In common practice, international marketing as a business parameter makes use of techniques that are in practice in home country of a firm. These are techniques that have practically given a positive feedback to their application. We cannot propose to rival the fact that these techniques are more often than not subject to metamorphosis with respect to the needs ...
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Feminism in Updike's "A&P"

“You could see them, when Queenie’s white shoulders dawned on them, kind of jerk, or hop, or hiccup, but their eyes snapped back to their own baskets and on they pushed” (Updike 2). John Updike’s “A&P” demonstrates through several methods the strain that unwritten principle can place on women in their search for individuality and freedom from oppression. This is shown thr...
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