Weasel-words Rip My Flesh
(10%=Individual Written Report)
Please, read the article “Weasel-words Rip My Flesh” written by Jack Shafer for Slate.com. The article is available in Sherry Diestler’s Becoming a Critical Thinker, 314- 316.
Please answer the questions at the end of the text. There are five major questions that you need to address fully. Please, write at least 150 words for the fifth question that contains two queries.
– Question 1 is worth 1 point
– Question 2 is worth 3 points (pay attention with this question as it contains two queries)
– Question 3 is worth 1 point
– Question 4 is worth 1 point
– Question 5 is worth 3 points and should be answered in at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
– 1 extra point is for spelling, punctuation and word choice.