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Other People ’ s Money Vocabulary:. comply with (environmental restrictions) booby trapped have the jitters about my driving test What a shit pit! paramedic chauffeur out of whack. TRO — Temporary Restraining Order get everybody's ace together settle, sue, defense? injunction

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Other people s money vocabulary

Other People’s Money Vocabulary:

  • comply with (environmental restrictions)

  • booby trapped

  • have the jitters about my driving test

  • What a shit pit!

  • paramedic

  • chauffeur

  • out of whack


Other people s money vocabulary

  • TRO—Temporary Restraining Order

  • get everybody's ace together

  • settle, sue, defense?

  • injunction

  • scratch your balls

  • at salvage

  • working capital


Other people s money vocabulary

  • make a profit

  • pension liability / liability insurance

  • standstill agreement

  • predator

  • corporate takeover


Other people s money vocabulary

  • appeal to your sense of decency

  • first item on the agenda

  • Larry the liquidator

  • murder on a mass scale

  • going down the tube, slow but sure


Other people s money vocabulary

  • Lawrence's first speech: use of fairy-tale and personification + concrete calculation

  • Lawrence and Kate: negotiation and love/sex battle

  • Jorge -- resort to the shareholders' conscience and friendship

  • Mrs. Sulllivan -- glorious history + 1 million dollars.


The skills needed in an argumentation paper

The skills needed in an Argumentation Paper

  • A clear Definition, Classification of related issues,

  • In-Depth Analysis of causes and effects;

  • Narration and Description of concrete examples

  • Research into social events and statistics needed for support


Argumentation and persuasion

Argumentation and Persuasion

  • Considering the Opponents’ perspectives and their Counter-Arguments

  • Refuting the counter-arguments

  • Emotional Appeal

  • Negotiation and Compromise


What to avoid

What to avoid:

  • Generalization and absoluate statement

    e.g. "All women dislike men who smoke cigars.”

  • How?

  • Modify your statements

  • Get concrete examples or proper statistics


Possible topics

Possible Topics

  • Cohabitation for college students

  • Compulsory Military Service Should be Abolished in All Countries.

  • Joint Entrance Exam vs. Multiple Admission Program

  • Should the Investigator hold charges against the pilots of the international airlines?


Other people s money vocabulary

  • Should Journalists insist on not revealing the name of their informant under whatever situation?

  • Neutering of the rapists.

  • Legalization of sex-related work; of prostitution; of video arcades.

  • Today’s variety/entertainment shows (in Taiwan) are no good for children.


Other people s money vocabulary

  • T.V. news should avoid showing blooding scenes (such as that of the corpses) or sex scenes with or without mosaic effect.


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