Editing Form for Persuasive Papers

WRITER'S NAME______________ EDITOR'S NAME____________________

1). Copy the thesis statement and circle the following parts separately  to show:  the (1) TOPIC + (2) writer's position/opinion + (3) rationale:



2). Copy the title and circle the key words that reflect the thesis. 


3). What is the most prominent of the three primary classic appeals? Explain your reasoning.



 4). Copy out the wording that seems to identify the primary appeal


5). What are you, as the reader, convinced of as a result of this persuasive essay?


6). How could the writer make this writing still more powerfully persuasive? 


7) What reasoning/supports would be the most convincing if they had documented outside evidence?



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