Persuasion: What the?

What are the key elements of Persuasion?

What is Argument?

Argument is not always two people who might be having a disagreement. In formal speaking and writing, argument is a claim supported by reasons and evidence. Now what might a claim be? Look up these key words to better understand what you will need to form a strong argument. claim, premise, support, counterarguments

Persuasive Techniques

Look up these and find examples:

Bandwagon Appeal:

Ethical Appeal:

Appeal to Fear:

Appeal to Pity:

Loaded Terms:

Three modes of persusion

What should we avoid???

What is a rhetorical fallacy? A logical fallacy? False Assumption?

What are these? What are a couple of common examples? Why do we avoid these? Why is so important to be aware of them??