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Form Judgments About the Ideas Under Discussion

In this lesson, we're going to talk about two very important things. The first is how to evaluate (judge) an idea or concept.In other words, how to form an opinion about something. The second is how to express that opinion tactfully, effectively and appropriately. Often in class you will be asked to judge an idea based on a written or oral statement.Here are some questions to ask yourself as you evaluate the idea or ideas being presented.