Provide the Thesis (2) What is the tone—Explain how you know. (2) Who is the audience- explain how you know.



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ENG3U – Potts Persuasive Essay

EQ: Is a well-ordered society necessary to a smoothly running world?




“Beyond Vietnam” by Martin Luther King, Jr. Name:______________________________

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Provide the Thesis (2)




What is the tone—Explain how you know. (2)

Who is the audience- Explain how you know. (2)


Provide an example of each of the following: (1 mark each)
Concession

Contrast


Analogy

Anecdote

Allusion

Reference to Authority

Hyperbole

Diction – Judgmental Language

Appeal to emotion (Pathos)
Package Deal


Explain how the following quotes support the author’s argument. (1 mark each)
“Here is the true meaning and value of compassion and nonviolence when it helps us to see the enemy's point of view, to hear his questions, to know his assessment of ourselves. For from his view we may indeed see the basic weaknesses of our own condition, and if we are mature, we may learn and grow and profit from the wisdom of the brothers who are called the opposition.”

“These are revolutionary times. All over the globe men are revolting against old systems of exploitation and oppression and out of the wombs of a frail world new systems of justice and equality are being born. The shirtless and barefoot people of the land are rising up as never before.”




Explain your personal reaction to the essay with evidence from the essay to make your reaction clear (2)


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