Work in Progress 3: Motor vehicles are responsible for the lives of many innocent drivers and passengers on the road.
Ethos, Greek word for character, refers to the dependability or trustworthiness of the writer or speaker. Ethos also known as ethical appeal or appeal from credibility, is indicated through the tone and style of the message and the way the writer or speaker comes through about different views.
Proactiv chose to use famous singer and actress, Jessica Simpson, as the head of their commercial to gain credibility from their customers. It has been proven that advertisement with celebrities have greater success as they create a higher degree of interest and attention for their audience.
When you see Jessica Simpson on stage or on television with such flawless skin, you automatically seek to use Proactiv to get the same results, impeccable skin.
As a result, you were convinced to go and purchase the product without even thinking if it would work on different skin types or not. Textual Example 1 http: Um you know, I thought that uh, it might be interesting.
And I feel like a fraud. My name is actually not even Ashton. Ashton is my middle name. It always has been.
The first thing is about opportunity. The second thing is about being sexy. And the third thing is about living life. I believe that opportunity looks a lot like hard work. When I was 13 I had my first job with my Dad carrying shingles up to the roof, and then I got a job washing dishes at a restaurant, and then I got a job in a grocery store deli, and then I got a job in a factory sweeping Cheerio dust off the ground.
I was always just lucky to have a job, and every job I had was a stepping stone to my next job and I never quit my job until I had my next job. And so opportunities look a lot like work. The sexiest thing in the entire world, is being really smart. Everything else is crap, I promise you.
Be smart, be thoughtful, and be generous. The third thing is something that I just re-learned when I was making this movie about Steve Jobs. And Steve Jobs said when you grow up you tend to get told that the world is the way that it is, and that your life is to live your life inside the world and try not to get in too much trouble, and maybe get an education and get a job and make some money and have a family, but life can be a lot broader than that when you realize one simple thing, and that is that everything around us that we call life was made up by people who are no smarter than you, and you can build your own things, you can build your own life that other people can live in.
So build a life. Find your opportunities, and always be sexy. I love you guys.
He spoke about the importance of work and playing down the importance of sex appeal. His inspirational speech on how he became successful started off by him introducing his real self. He used his character to give advice to the young crowd. After such a speech from a world known actor, the advice given will definitely be taken in consideration by the teens there or watching it on television.
Textual Example 2 http: From there he adds to his character, traits that portray his commitment and qualification to being a mayor. His character or credibility is built and through out the rest of his speech continues to convince his audience as that man.
Building character can be strong and straightforward way to gain for your audience to trust you. In this video, a young girl suffered the consequences of texting and driving, which is death. As she writes a letter to her parents, her words tone filled with regret are used to convince the audience not to do the same.Oct 02, · Ethos, Pathos and Logos Collection Assignment.
In this video, a young girl suffered the consequences of texting and driving, which is death. As she writes a letter to her parents, her words (tone) filled with regret are used to convince the audience not to do the same.
In this video, you not only get to be in the teenager's shoes. Pathos Of Driving And Texting.
Texting and Driving Crash- It Can Wait Tiffany Wilkerson Southeastern Technical College AT&T is a major phone corporation. This company has also taken a huge stance on texting and driving.
The number of people killed in distraction-affected crashes decreased slightly from 3, in to 3, in Transcript of Logos, Ethos, Pathos Danielle Deffebach, Lizabeth Du Val, Morgan Difonzo Logos,Ethos,Pathos The target audience is any person with the ability to drive.
Most drivers are not fully aware of the consequences of texting and driving, and the effects it can have. It causes viewers to think about the consequences of texting and driving and how it can wait. When the little girl is shown next to the picture of her deceased older brother, it makes people think about their actions and how texting and driving affects families and loved ones.
The argument made against texting and driving uses logos, ethos, and pathos, but the images tend to convey an emotional argument the most.
Logos, the facts and statistics, can be found from various websites but is not as present in the images. Start studying Examples of ethos, pathos, and logos. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.