propose that a mandatory course in alcohol education be required before one can receive his/her driver’s license.
I. The first part of the problem is that we continue to drive while under the influence of alcohol.
A. Drinking and driving is a problem on a national level.
1. 16,189 people...
problems caused by drinking and driving will require action
by friends, family, and law enforcement.
Thesis Statement: Drinking and driving not only endanger your life, it endangers the lives
of the innocent victims whose path you...
have a healthy lifestyle! So get up from that couch and start doing what’s right for your body!
Synonyms of the word Persuasive: convincing, influential, impactful, effective, etc.
“Drinking and Driving” by Baylee H.
“With all the drunk drivers out there, it is crucial to take precautions when...
2. Sub-subpoint: Parents need to be there for their teens, especially if you see that they need help
B. Subpoint: Parents need to keep tabs on where their child goes and offer them their assistance such as driving them home from a party if they drank too much to drive...
because of one person choice.
1. Every 52 minutes on average, someone is killed in a drunk driving crash (10,288 people in total in 2012). (Madd.org “About drunk Driving”).
2. 900,000 people are arrested each years and 1/3 of those are repeat offenders. (drinkinganddriving.org “Drunk Driving...
Drinking and Driving
In society drinking and driving has become a very serious issue. Even though there is no easy or simple solution, there is still ways to teach kids the dangers and persuade them not to drink and drive.
The trouble with alcohol is that most people do not truly know what it is and...
driver. If they can’t get either one of those a friend or family member should step up and tell them to not drink as much. If they don’t toned down on their drinking maybe they shouldn’t even be drinking at all.
"Drunk Driving Accident Statistics: Alcohol-Related Car...
Persuasive Speech Outline
A. Every year millions of people are involved in automobile accidents, some result in fatalities, in 2005 alone 16885 fatalities occurred due to drunk driving.
B. Why drink and drive?
C. The purpose of my speech is to inform you on the dangers of driving...
, three glasses, before you know it you are drunk and you need to get home. You figure everything will be fine, considering you are a great driver, right?
Wrong, drinking and driving is a deadly combination. One drink and you can reduce you ability to concentrate and react to different situations...
Legal Drinking Age One of the most controversial topics in the United States is the legal drinking age. Students in high school and college are faced with an ever-pressing issue each year. The legal drinking is one of the few responsibilities that American society feels they are not ready to handle...
death 20 minutes later. That short story is just one of thousands that people will be talking about each year due to drunk driving accidents.
"Should drunk driving be a felony or a misdemeanor, and why? Should drivers get a second chance to drive after a dui and if so what should the time...
1. The Harmful Effects Of Drinking And Driving
2. Drinking and driving is a very serious and dangerous problem. Many peopleevery year are killed or injured because of drunk drivers, and most of the peoplethat are killed are innocent bystanders. When a person’s blood alcohol contentis over the legal...
on driving while you are behind the wheel? One trip down Ford road at rush hour will show that most people are not. Both drinking and driving and texting while driving are horrifically dangerous. Most people assume that drinking while driving would be far more dangerous than texting while driving. More...
Thesis: Although Henry Wechsler and Froma Harrop condemn the issue of binge drinking among students and agree on its negative effects, they suggest different solutions to tackle it in different manner. However, Wechsler's article appears to me to be more convincing than Harrop's due to a variety of...
B. Thesis statement: Many people today believe that there are few serious consequences of drinking alcohol, but evidence suggest that there are long-term and short-term effects of drinking, especially for the underaged.
A. Logic behind binge drinking
Tim Iverson English Feb. 9, 2007
Persuasive Essay: Teens and Alcohol Abuse
Teens like to drink so they can be in a different world and forget all their problems in life. Their peers also pressure them to party and have fun and drink. Studies show that teen drinking and driving and alcohol abuse...
I. Main Point #1
A. Underage drinking is illegal in all 50 states.
1. The tolerance that police have to a teenager drinking and driving is absolutely zero.
2. Most parents who find out that their child has been drinking are not pleased with it.
3. Underage drinking is a crime...
have decreased. This is due to the increase in the public’s knowledge about the negative health effects caused by smoking. Because adults are more future oriented and think about long term goals and consequences, they are more inclined to quit smoking or drinking because of end results. Where on...
binge drinking and problems associated with underage drinking. The source seems very valid, and serves as a great opinion supporting why the drinking age should be lowered. While the article creates a persuasive argument on lowering the drinking age, I would also like to explore ideas behind...
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Drinking and Driving
COMM/215 - Essentials of College Writing
August 26, 2012
Dr. Nancy Reynolds
Drinking and Driving
This paper presents ideas and beliefs about drinking and driving. The papers contents will attempt to persuade ones belief about how drinking and driving affect...
Drinking and Driving Persuasive Essay
July 12, 2010
Drinking and Driving
Each year numerous lives are lost due to careless and irrational driving. The disregard for safe driving has been a predicament to the United States of America for years. Many years Police have relied...
connection to my stand is because the article strongly emphasizes on the importance of having counter-advertisements so as to prevent the youth and adults from experiencing the bad effects of drinking. In the case of this article, it’s more focused on the issue of drunk driving. Furthermore, these kinds of ads are also relevant in the sense that these may prevent the onset of drinking among the non-drinkers....
The author gave good points on why to lower the drinking age to eighteen. Eighteen year olds are consider adults in the United States, they can join the army, drive, buy tobacco and vote. So, with all them responsibility why can not they at least be able to drink. Even though I agree with some...
Death, injury and heartache. These are just some of the aching consequences associated with mixing drinking with driving. On November the 8th 2012, the Herald sun newspaper published an article informing us all on another innocent teens life, Georgie Thring’s, being taken on our roads due to yet...
Claim Your Topic
The topic that I chose for my informative and persuasive speeches is “Texting and Driving.”
The way I would approach the topic from the informative point is by giving them the information on texting and driving and why it should be avoided. I would than give them some examples...
a plentiful amount of research that supports the MLDA 21, such as, it “…has had more subtle but equally important effect on alcohol-related traffic injuries and fatalities by increasing the separation between drinking and driving among the under 21 population”, but Saylor also reinforces her...
Essay #2- In the class reflection essay 1
Driving is the most important and careful skill, which can be performed on the
roads. While driving, the rules and regulations are very important to follow, and it is
safe. In the past 10 years many accidents have occurred due to...
Hall’s resident assistants hosted a public forum in Rice hall on November 24, 2008 at seven o’clock evening time. They performed an informative and persuasive speech on the awareness of the date rape drug. The introduction was very effective which the person introduced herself and opened her introduction...
Ban smoking in public places
Turn off your TV and do something more interesting
• The need for recycling
Avoiding drinking or drunk driving
Avoiding student debt
• Avoiding junk food