English 57 Homework, November 8, 2010
Goshgarian Presentations for Tuessay, Nov. 9
Rhet Modes paragraphs due Friday, Nov. 12
Week of Nov 1:
English 57 Homework, Week of October 25, 2010
Read Chapter 9 in Handbook: “Comparison-Contrast)
Mid-Term: We’ll review in-class Monday, take Wednesday (it’s not a big deal)
Read in Goshgarian:
O’Neil. “The Language of Advertising (381-388)
Lutz. “Doubts About Doublespeak” (502-505)
O’Neil: Apply any relevant information to your ad essay.
Lutz: Find one example of Doublespeak to share in class. Be prepared to name label the example according to the categories Lutz describes (there are four) and explain why they constitute Doublespeak. Post your examples to the wiki on the Colexa site http://colexa.pbworks.com/. I’ll post instructions October 15 on theswillbucket.com detailing how to do that.
Read in Handbook: Chapter 5 “Revising and Editing” (69-79)
Ad Essay Due October 22, typed, formatted, and stapled (please attach ad to your essay)
Goshgarian: William Lutz. “With These Words I can Sell You Anything” (369)
Handbook Chapter 4 (53-68)
Have a few magazine ads to cull by the 2nd class session
Read 31-41 in the Handbook “Finding and Supporting a Thesis” by Friday’s class (Oct. 1)
Read 3-30 in Handbook: “Getting Started” by class Friday, October 1.