Follow this down to the letter EXTREMELY HARSH GRADER… Both poems are below This assignment asks you to analyze and interpret a short poem and use a secondary source either….
Does the speaker use rhetoric effectively?
Analyze each of the following elements of the speech in separate paragraphs:
introduction: State the purpose of the document you are analyzing. You must also include a thesis statement that makes a claim about the rhetoric in the document. Consider these questions to help guide you as you make your claim. Does the speaker use rhetoric effectively? Why or why not? Does the speaker use one rhetorical strategy more effectively than the others?
ethos: Analyze the ethos of the document. (Hint: What does the speaker say to establish his or her credibility?) Include specific examples of powerful ethos in the speech.
pathos: Analyze the pathos of the document. (Hint: What does the speaker say that inspires emotion—passion, fear, moral outrage—in his or her audience?) Include specific examples of powerful pathos in the speech.
logos: Analyze the logos of the document. (Hint: What statistics or specific information does the speaker include?) Include specific examples of powerful logos in the speech.
rhetorical devices: What rhetorical devices does the speaker use most effectively? Identify three that you found and explain why they are effective.
conclusion: Analyze the effectiveness of the rhetoric in the document. (Does it fulfill its purpose? Is it effective? Why or why not?)