Christopher Morley On Laziness

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On Christopher Morley’s “On Laziness”, he achieves his purpose through using rhetorical effects when presenting his subject on laziness. When presenting his subject to his audience Morley uses sophisticated tone to state that being lazy is not necessarily all that bad as perceived. When people use the word “lazy” a negative connotation usually arises from the word for its meaning is “unwillingness to work.” Throughout Morley’s essay, he presents the attraction of laziness through his diction.
“On Laziness.” Morley has a peaceful/friendly tone when discussing the topic. Even though the word “lazy” has a negative connotation as said in the previous paragraph, Morley implies throughout the essay that laziness is very beneficial. When living a

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