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Persuasive Outline

Topic: Walking For Health Life
General Purpose: To persuade
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience to start walking in order to improve health.
Thesis: Everyone should choose to walk on a regular basis to improve both mental and physical health.

1. Introduction
A. Attention Getter: Let's be honest, we lead an easy life: automatic dishwashers, riding lawnmowers , television remote controls, automatic garage doors openers, power screwdrivers, bread machines, electric pencil sharpeners, etc. We live in a time-saving, energy-saving, convenient society, It’s a wonderful life. Isn’t it?
B. Reason to Listen: While today’s luxuries have been welcomed by the masses, they have also been accused of turning us into passive, lethargic couch potatoes. So, it is important for us to take this huge steps from our daily unhealthy lifestyles to healthier lifestyles with walking. C. Thesis Statement: Everyone should choose to walk on a regular basis to improve both mental and physical health. D. Credibility Statement: 1. As a reformed couch potato myself, I know how easy it can be to slip into an inactive lifestyle. I also know how sluggish and apathetic such a lifestyle can make me feel. I’ve spent numerous weeks researching this exact topic.

E. Preview: Today I want to urge you to move off that couch and get your body moving. I want to persuade you to start walking. We will discuss the…...

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