Speech Act of Persuasion in two Political Speeches American and British

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A'raf Taha Yassen, Dr. Bushra Ni'ma Rashid


The problem of the present study lies in the fact that political speeches can be included persuasion strategies. This type of speech acts is favored by politicians because they need it in order to persuade the audience.   The study aim behind   this research is finding out the speech act of persuasion in two political speeches. This research hypothesized. The strategy of persuasion frequently used by American and British politicians.

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