After working with your prompts before Thanksgiving Break, we are going to apply the same idea to Lolita.
1. Choose a passage to study and annotate with a partner.
2. After identifying the major pieces of the framework at play, write a prompt that following the same premise as the following. Remember, the prompt gives the WHAT and HOW and asks for the SO WHAT to be defined.
Analyze the rhetorical techniques Ellen
Goodman uses to convey her attitude toward
Phil, the subject of her piece, “The Company
WHAT: Attitude toward Phil (Make sure to define this in the thesis)
HOW: convey her attitude (Make sure to define this in the thesis)
SO WHAT: The rhetorical strategies employed and how they develop the attitude toward Phil (defined in thesis)
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4. Be ready to answer a prompt in class tomorrow