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Persuasive Requests

This solution explains why a persuasive request is usually written in the indirect order. It also questions the use of the direct order. It also assesses the role of the you-viewpoint in persuasive requests and other related questions.

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As you brainstorm ideas about why a persuasive request is usually written in the indirect order, please discuss how indirect works well because it caters your needs on audience's goals. By using the indirect approach, it benefits or compliments the reader or target audience. It also is brief, targeted, and relevant to the audience.

Please also note that the indirect pattern is further appropriate because it delays the request until it offers logical reasons for the proposal. It also is effective for writing internal messages of persuasion.

When looking at possible times to use a direct approach, it might be used when denying a claim, announcing bad news to employees, or refusing routine requests. It also helps to manage ...

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This posting clarifies information about various forms of persuasive requests.

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