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Mr. Reynolds' English Classes

Southgate Anderson High School

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1. Why the author feels there is a problem.
2. The solution proposed by the author.
3. Re-state the rhetorical strategies used.


Expressing his disappointment in other cleaning products, Billy Mays argues that stains must be eliminated.  Mays argues that homeowners should use OxyClean to achieve the best results. Mays utilizes live demonstrations, vocabulary charged with powerful imagery, and his reputation as a pitch-man to support his argument. 

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