Persuasive speech ideas: How is the government (in your opinion) doing good or bad.
The stance of refugees
pros of reading vs listening
Books vs phone
How we need to take better care of marine habitats
What really causes global warming
Are pit bulls a vicious breed?
Advertising plays mind games on us.
should flag burning as a form of protest be prohibited
people should not text while driving
The trade deficit with China is dangerous
1. Long ago, Plutarch related stories of Greeks and Romans.
2. Today, we call a person's life story a biography.
3. Writers today still learn from Plutarch.
4. His work will be a model for future biographers as well.
5. Modern biography originated three hundred years ago.
Knight in training
Knight and Squire are father and son
Chaucer physically describes, mentions his accomplishments
Vanity- pretty hair, embroidered clothing (beauty and wealth)
Of high social standing; only been to three places, but has done "valiantly in little space" (slight satire)
"Like a meadow", "fresh as the month of May", White- Purity