Do you know how it differs from "bashing"? Just curios since it seems there is always someone who can't differentiate.
To start off, here is what debating actually means:
"a discussion, as of a public question in an assembly, involving opposing viewpoints: a debate in the Senate on farm price supports. 2. a formal contest in which the affirmative and negative sides of a proposition are advocated by opposing speakers."
Note the mention of "negative sides" of an argument. This does not equate to bashign or attacking or my favorite, persecution of one and their beliefs.
So, does that help clear it up? :)Answer Question
Answer by PMSMom10 at 3:56 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
Answer by NotPanicking at 4:00 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
Answer by PMSMom10 at 4:12 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
Answer by NotPanicking at 4:13 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
you forgot the most important definition:
(bsh): To criticize (another) harshly, accusatorially, and threateningly:
so that they may learn both vocabulary terms!
Answer by tnm786 at 4:18 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
Answer by san78 at 4:29 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
Answer by anime_mom619 at 4:37 PM on Mar. 3, 2013
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