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Definitions are a part of daily life, academics, and careers. How do they work? What makes an effetive definition. Students examine examples of definitions and revise them to learn about options for writing clearly for varied audiences. Finally, students create their own expanded definition.
Subject:
Business and Communication, Communication, Composition and Rhetoric, Language, Grammar and Vocabulary
Level:
Middle School, High School
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12/31/2020

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Molly Berger on Jan 22, 07:13pm

A key area of misunderstanding in an argument or even an explanation, is a common definition of terms. This lesson starts with examples of varied connotations of common words and ends with students writing their own expanded definition to clarify their personal meaning of an abstract term,

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