Debate Crossword Vocabulary Flashcard

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Debate
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To argue both sides of a topic.
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Fact
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Something proven to be true.
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Opinion
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A feeling or belief.
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Quote
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To write exactly what someone said.
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Resolve
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Making a firm decision to do something.
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Proposition
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A subject to be debated.
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Evidence
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Facts and examples that prove something.
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Persuade
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To try to convince someone.
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Contention
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A strong statement to represent one side of the argument.
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Affirmative Side
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Side that supports the proposition.
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Negative Side
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Side that opposed the proposition.
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Oppose
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To be against something.
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Rebuttal
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A response to a counterpoint.
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Concede
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To admit that someone else is right.
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Counterargument
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An opposing argument or response.

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