college english -- rhetorical analysis of an ad

my homework is to find an advertisement, website or magazine cover that is rhetorically interesting and persuasive. we have to write an essay analysis of 2 pages to show how the text works to persuade its audience.

consider the following questions.
1)what is the persuasive aim of the document
2)how the document targets the audience.
3)where did the text appear and how is it significant?
4)why is the text arranged as it is.
5)how are logos and pathos deployed to persuade?
6)how does ethos function in the text?

Please help. you shall have my trust and accolade.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 161
  1. I'd choose one of the umpteen ads for prescription drugs, the sappier the better! They include all the things in your list.

    Here are a couple of links to help you with the content:

    http://www.uky.edu/AS/Classics/rhetoric.html

    http://roomfordebate.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/08/04/should-prescription-drug-ads-be-reined-in/

    http://www.answers.com <<a place to look up words/terms and get answers from MANY different dictionaries and other sources

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Language Arts Project/Essay HELP!

    Ok, so i need some help on this project: GOAL: Analyze a magazine essay for a thesis statement and organization. DETAILS: Find a short, formal essay in a magazine. Then find the thesis statement of that essay and show how it was

    asked by Scarlett on December 18, 2015
  2. physics

    A spider crawling across a table leaps onto a magazine blocking its path. The initial velocity of the spider is 0.860 m/s at an angle of 33.6° above the table, and it lands on the magazine 0.0790 s after leaving the table. Ignore

    asked by riasrocker on January 26, 2011
  3. Math

    In this problem, a ‘word’ is a string of letters, each of which is A, B, or C. A word is ‘interesting’ if every letter A must be followed by a B unless the A is the last letter of the word. Note that there do not have to

    asked by Eyin on June 1, 2020
  4. ed tech

    What should you do if you accidentally end up on an inappropriate website? A. keep clicking on links until you get out of the website B. answer any questions that the website asks so it will allow you to exit C. close the website

    asked by colin on December 11, 2019
  5. english

    Do you think that Orwell's use of allegory rhetorically is successful? Answer:a. I think that Orwell’s use of allegory rhetorically is successful because Animal Farm is a figurative representation of the Russian Revolution

    asked by sue on May 4, 2018
  1. Rates

    Guys, how much would you rate this website? From 1-10. Do you feel like others are helping you with your questions? Remember that we don't solve for you. We explain the situation you are in and then you solve it on your own. This

    asked by Light Bulb on January 21, 2017
  2. Economics

    Suppose the market for the magazine is in equilibrium. Some students insist on raising the cover price by $1 and printing the same quantity. What is likely to happen? A. The demand for the magazine will go up. B. There will be a

    asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2012
  3. English

    Posted by English on Sunday, February 27, 2011 at 7:26pm. 1. You can read whatever magazine you like. 2. You can read which magazine you like. 3. You can read that magazine you like. (Which one is right? Are they all grammatical?

    asked by rfvv on March 2, 2011
  4. Writing

    Josie wrote a newspaper advertisement about the school cafeteria's meatloaf. She wanted everyone to try it, so she explained how delicious it was and why they should eat it.Was her advertisement an example of

    asked by Tyra on February 4, 2007
  5. Term paper Research

    i don't know if you remember me. But I am the one that is doing the term paper over hydroponics. I have found a couple of really good sites thanks to one of the homework helpers. but i really need magazine articles about

    asked by Alan on April 5, 2009
  6. ART

    For an art project, I have to try and find an artist(preferably famous- so that i can find information on him/her)that draws/paints buildings. As i am having trouble finding one. Thank you if you can help! Thank you for using the

    asked by Natalie on December 4, 2006

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.