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  • MollyL
  • Aurora, Illinois, USA
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  • Paige, I agree with your connection between individuals’ spoken words and the influence they have on others. I really like the quotes that you used because they add to your argument and give relevant information to the reader. I also agree with your specific example that individuals often focus on the negative comments they receive, rather than t…Read More

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    The Power of Words and their Influence in a Social-Media Focused World

    Our spoken words hold the power to influence individuals’ opinions about us and the effect that they bring others. Words are the principal factor in our spoken language. These words hold the power to be affirmative and up-lifting towards...

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    • Molly, I love the writing style! This is very spot on and I agree with your take on this prompt. The way in which you approached this is wonderful I couldn’t agree more with you about the power that our words hold. The impact that our words can have are is often overlooked, as you pointed out, and that is very unfortunate.

      • Peyton, I agree with how you said that empathy is the key to creating meaningful relationships. I really like the quotes that you used because they add to your argument and give relevant information to the reader. I also agree with your specific example about celebrities receiving a single story in the media. It is difficult for celebrities to…Read More

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        Empathy and the American Single Story

        Americans’ apathy leads to a single story of entitlement and privilege that deteriorates the world’s view on the capability of Americans to have meaningful relationships. The world’s view on Americans’ dedication and work ethic circle around the ideas of...

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      • I agree with what you said about empathy, that it is a core value in American society and that it is often overlooked. I like how you included specific examples because it furthers your argument. I think that your main argument and use of specific examples further your writing and allow the reader to understand it better.

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