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    argument or case

    My question is :Is it a must to write two opposite opinions in arguments or cases, or can I only write about the subject without opposite opinions? thanks

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    Re: argument or case

    It depends on what your assignment was. Were you told to argue in favor of something? Were you told to explain both points of view?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: argument or case

    A well-reasoned argument will normally consider and provide counter-arguments for expected objections.

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    #4

    Re: argument or case

    What is the wording of the question?

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    Re: argument or case

    I meant:When the task is:"Present a written argument or case"
    Do i have to write "some people see that...on the other hand,other people see that...."? or just I talk about the toppic from one point of view ?

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    Re: argument or case

    You should argue in favor of one point of view

    As Dave said, part of doing that may include giving points that are against to your view, and then saying why those points are not as strong as yours.

    You should not simply say what some people think and what other people think. That would be "Describe both points of view."

    You should say why your opinion is the better one.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: argument or case

    thanks all.That's useful.

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    Re: argument or case

    Your appreciation is welcome, but there is no need to write a new post to say thank you. Simply click the Like button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.



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