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8.3: Using Support and Creating Arguments

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    Learning Objectives

    1. Explain how to distinguish between useful and nonuseful forms of support.
    2. Understand the five ways support is used within a speech.
    3. Describe the purpose of a reverse outline.
    4. Clarify why it is important to use support for every claim made within a speech.
    5. Evaluate the three-step process for using support within a speech.


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