"A recent study of our customers suggests that our company is wasting the money it spends on its patented Endure manufacturing process, which ensures that our socks are strong enough to last for two years. We have always advertised our use of the Endure process, but the new study shows that despite our socks' durability, our average customer actually purchases new Dura-Socks every three months. Furthermore, our customers surveyed in our largest market, northeastern United States cities, say that they most value Dura-Socks' stylish appearance and availability in many colors. These findings suggest that we can increase our profits by discontinuing use of the Endure manufacturing process."
Write a response in which you examine the stated and/or unstated assumptions of the argument. Be sure to explain how the argument depends on these assumptions and what the implications are for the argument if the assumptions prove unwarranted.
While it seem that Dura-Socks will increase profits by discontinuing use of the Endure manufactring process, but there is lot of weakness in the argument.
It is stated that average customer of Dura-socks purchases new dura socks every three months, but there is no information about new customers. Average customers using Dura-socks for some time does not get affected by advertisements or does not botther about advertisements.
Moreover, new customers may get attracted by the Endurance of the socks,as there is no other socks company which offers two years durability ,which increases the number of customers. After the arrival of new strong socks by dura-socks,in last few yesars, number of new customers are increasing rapidly.
Furthermore, survey authenticity is never mentioned. Who had taked the survey, how many people took the survey. It is writen that customers surveyed says that they most value Dur-socks stylish appearance and availability in many colors, there is no mention about its durabilty. Maybe suveyor only asked about appearance and colors, and did not ask about durability. Cora-socks that are similar in appearance like Dura-socks and available in more colors but they did not last very long has much fewer customers.
So, durabililty is one of the factors that gives Dura-Socks edge over other socks
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Grammar and spelling errors:
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...rrival of new strong socks by dura-socks,in last few yesars, number of new customer...
Transition Words or Phrases used:
but, furthermore, may, moreover, so, then, while
Attributes: Values AverageValues Percentages(Values/AverageValues)% => Comments
Performance on Part of Speech:
To be verbs : 10.0 19.6327345309 51% => More to be verbs wanted.
Auxiliary verbs: 2.0 12.9520958084 15% => OK
Conjunction : 8.0 11.1786427146 72% => OK
Relative clauses : 9.0 13.6137724551 66% => More relative clauses wanted.
Pronoun: 12.0 28.8173652695 42% => OK
Preposition: 25.0 55.5748502994 45% => More preposition wanted.
Nominalization: 7.0 16.3942115768 43% => More nominalizations (nouns with a suffix like: tion ment ence ance) wanted.
Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 1125.0 2260.96107784 50% => More number of characters wanted.
No of words: 210.0 441.139720559 48% => More content wanted.
Chars per words: 5.35714285714 5.12650576532 104% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.80675409584 4.56307096286 83% => OK
Word Length SD: 2.94786521012 2.78398813304 106% => OK
Unique words: 129.0 204.123752495 63% => More unique words wanted.
Unique words percentage: 0.614285714286 0.468620217663 131% => OK
syllable_count: 356.4 705.55239521 51% => syllable counts are too short.
avg_syllables_per_word: 1.7 1.59920159681 106% => OK
A sentence (or a clause, phrase) starts by:
Pronoun: 2.0 4.96107784431 40% => OK
Article: 0.0 8.76447105788 0% => OK
Subordination: 3.0 2.70958083832 111% => OK
Conjunction: 3.0 1.67365269461 179% => OK
Preposition: 2.0 4.22255489022 47% => More preposition wanted as sentence beginning.
Performance on sentences:
How many sentences: 11.0 19.7664670659 56% => Need more sentences. Double check the format of sentences, make sure there is a space between two sentences, or have enough periods. And also check the lengths of sentences, maybe they are too long.
Sentence length: 19.0 22.8473053892 83% => The Avg. Sentence Length is relatively short.
Sentence length SD: 41.8446556517 57.8364921388 72% => OK
Chars per sentence: 102.272727273 119.503703932 86% => OK
Words per sentence: 19.0909090909 23.324526521 82% => OK
Discourse Markers: 4.36363636364 5.70786347227 76% => OK
Paragraphs: 5.0 5.15768463074 97% => OK
Language errors: 4.0 5.25449101796 76% => OK
Sentences with positive sentiment : 5.0 8.20758483034 61% => OK
Sentences with negative sentiment : 2.0 6.88822355289 29% => More negative sentences wanted.
Sentences with neutral sentiment: 4.0 4.67664670659 86% => OK
What are sentences with positive/Negative/neutral sentiment?
Coherence and Cohesion:
Essay topic to essay body coherence: 0.134181271408 0.218282227539 61% => OK
Sentence topic coherence: 0.0539940399212 0.0743258471296 73% => OK
Sentence topic coherence SD: 0.0400569479234 0.0701772020484 57% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence: 0.0791616772564 0.128457276422 62% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence SD: 0.0305175347438 0.0628817314937 49% => Paragraphs are similar to each other. Some content may get duplicated or it is not exactly right on the topic.
automated_readability_index: 13.4 14.3799401198 93% => Automated_readability_index is low.
flesch_reading_ease: 43.73 48.3550499002 90% => OK
smog_index: 8.8 7.1628742515 123% => OK
flesch_kincaid_grade: 11.9 12.197005988 98% => OK
coleman_liau_index: 13.81 12.5979740519 110% => OK
dale_chall_readability_score: 9.32 8.32208582834 112% => OK
difficult_words: 63.0 98.500998004 64% => More difficult words wanted.
linsear_write_formula: 11.0 12.3882235529 89% => OK
gunning_fog: 9.6 11.1389221557 86% => OK
text_standard: 14.0 11.9071856287 118% => OK
What are above readability scores?
Minimum 250 words wanted.
Rates: 33.33 out of 100
Scores by essay e-grader: 2.0 Out of 6
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