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    • 1. ASSIGNMENTS
    • 2. Paragraph Writing: DEFINITIONDefinitional Information TransferDirections: Referring back to Exercise 7-1, choose two of the formal definitionswhich you wrote and develop each of theminto a short paragraph of extendeddefinition. Be prepared to explain how youhave extended or expanded your originaldefinition:Purpose or usePhysical descriptionVarious kinds or typesAdvantages or disadvantagesHistorically interesting information
    • 3. DEFINITION
    • 4. Identifying Problems in Definition PROBLEMS IS DEFINITIONDirections: Below are some definitionswhich do not meet the requirements for agood definition. Explain which problemarises in each. Then rewrite the definitionin an acceptable way. Your definitions maybe only one or two sentences.A ranch is a place where cowboys live.Problem: overrestrictedYour Definition: A ranch is a large farm,particularly in the American West, onwhich large herds of cattle, horses, orsheep are raised.
    • 5. 1. A grocery store is a place where people buyfood. PROBLEMS IS DEFINITIONProblem:Your Definition;2.Art is something found in a museum.3. Pollution is the process whereby chemicalsare dumped into rivers.4.Language is a means of communication.5. Democracy is a democratic system ofgovernment.
    • 6. THE FORMAL vs. THE STIPULATED DEFINITIONAnalyzing Stipulated DefinitionsDirections: Read the following threeparagraphs of stipulated definition.Answer the questions which follow eachparagraph.
    • 7. much over the two centuries of its existence. TheTHE FORMAL vs.thinksSTIPULATED DEFINITIONaverage American THE about personal successin terms quite different from the rest of theworld. First, it has always meant providing yourfamily with a decentstandard of living with some margin of comfort.Second, it means ending your life in a higher andmore prosperous position than you began it. To anAmerican, it is clear that success is the result ofhardwork, self-reliance, and is "Cods reward" forAmerican virtue. The lesson that success lay inyour own hands became ingrained because it waswithin the reach of any free man. BecauseAmericans have consistently been "successful"within this meaning of the term, they have notaltered this view substantially.
    • 8. 2. What is the topic sentence?3. What type of development is used tosupport the topic sentence?(enumeration, process, chronologicalorder, cause-effect, comparison, contrast)?4. What kinds of supporting material havebeen used(examples, details, anecdotes, facts andstatistics)?5, Do you notice any repetition of words?6, What do the following pronouns referback to in the text? (One of them does notspecifically refer back to anything.)it (line 4) it (line 5) it (line 7) it (line 7)
    • 9. 1. A grocery store is a place where people buyfood. PROBLEMS IS DEFINITIONProblem:Your Definition;2.Art is something found in a museum.3. Pollution is the process whereby chemicalsare dumped into rivers.4.Language is a means of communication.5. Democracy is a democratic system ofgovernment.
    • 10. THE FORMAL vs. THE STIPULATED DEFINITIONParagraph Writing:Stipulated DefinitionsDirections: Write a paragraph ofdefinition for HUMOR. Remember that youwill be stipulating your personalinterpretation of the meanings of thewords. At the end of each of theparagraphs, indicate the type ofdevelopment you have used.
    • 11. contrast)2. Will be using the term in a way whichdiffers Significantly from the dictionarydefinition (contrast)3. Will be showing that the explanation ofthe term has several different parts(enumeration)4. Will be showing how the meaning of theterm has changed (chronological orderand/or contrast)5. Will be writing of causes or of effects inthe course of his explanation

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