English

Question

An argument that appeals to emotion _____.

appeals to a higher power

seeks to influence the reader’s feelings

seeks to influence the reader’s sense of justice or fairness

seeks to show that an argument is correct or valid

2 Answer

  • seeks to show that an argument is correct or valid
  • The answer is B. Seeks to influence the reader’s feelings

    Explanation:

    Referring to arguments and persuasion, there are mainly three types of appeals the first one is an appeal to logic or logos that aims at proving an argument as correct; the second one is an appeal to ethics that aims either at proving the argument through a sense of ethic or fairness or by using the credibility of the speaker and finally, the appeal to emotion that aims at persuading the reader o audience by using language and techniques that moves the reader of influences its feelings and emotions. Therefore, an argument that appeals to emotion as it can be inferred seeks to influence the reader’s feelings.

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