Loaded words and phrases have strong emotional implications and involve strongly positive or negative reactions beyond their literal meaning.
For example, the phrase tax relief refers literally to changes that reduce the amount of tax citizens must pay. However, use of the emotive word relief implies that all tax is an unreasonable burden to begin with. Examples of loaded language are "You want to go to the mall, don't you?
Recent advances in applying SCNT to humans Cell , , still require careful consideration with regard to their terminology in order to focus public opinion on the positive objectives of scientific research. This language is far from objective and is not meaningful. The search for the transformative alchemy that could deliver large numbers of us from the prison Einstein and yourself allude to is a major theme. The fact that most people are blind and deaf to this reality does not alter its absolute reality, or the necessity to dispense with its destructive results as soon as possible. Putting on a conference? We cannot rely on big donors with corresponding big agendas.
The appeal to emotion is often seen as being in contrast to an appeal to logic and reason. However, emotion and reason are not necessarily always in conflict, nor is it true that an emotion cannot be a reason for an action.
Authors R. Malcolm Murray and Nebojsa Kujundzic distinguish "prima facie reasons" from "considered reasons" when discussing this.
A prima facie reason for, say, not eating mushrooms is that one does not like mushrooms. This is an emotive reason. The numerical value of loaded language in Chaldean Numerology is: 6. The numerical value of loaded language in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1. Word in Definition. Freebase 2. How to pronounce loaded language? Alex US English. Daniel British. Karen Australian. Robin Jeshion - - Analytic Philosophy 54 3 Reference, Inference and the Semantics of Pejoratives.
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The term "loaded language" refers to words, phrases, and overall verbal and written communication that elicit a strong emotional response from the reader or. Loaded language is rhetoric used to influence an audience by using words and phrases with strong connotations associated with them in order to invoke an.
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