Politicians should pursue common ground and reasonable consensus rather than elusive ideals.
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the recommendation and explain your reasoning for the position you take. In developing and supporting your position, describe specific circumstances in which adopting the recommendation would or would not be advantageous and explain how these examples shape your position.
The goal of most politicians is<span class="hiddenGrammarError" pre="politician "></span> to create lasting improvements in his country. The topic raises the controversial issue whether this should be achieved by pursuing common grounds, or instead seemingly inachievable ideals. Indisputably, some Ideals may indeed seem unachievable, nevertheless, without pursuing such there is no progress of society. Would the grounding fathers of america have pursued common ground with great Britain, the Unites States would probably not be the country it is today. Hence, even elusive Ideals must be pursued sometimes to fight for a better world.
First of all, this issue can also be seen from another view-point. Evolution versus monotony. While it is understandable, and in some scenarios appropriate to pursue monotony, such as during times of peace and harmony, one must not be deluded by such times, as until today none has lasted forever. In fact, an example of such a situation is the danger that the western world is facing at the moment. The rise of China, and their aggressive behaviour make it a necessity to pursue our own ideals.
Instead, politicians in the United States are mostly pursuing common ground over ideals. This leads to minor steps, such as the gun restrictions Obama has fought for during the eight years of his presidency. Trump easily reverted those, and hence Obama failed to create the lasting changes he aimed for. Would he had been more absolute, fighting stronger for the ideal of gun free states, more lives could have been saved.
This policy of minor steps, resulting from the fear of taking risks, is exactly what places our ideals in a dangerous position against the rising threat in the east. And threats like this have always existed, and will always continue to exist. While we are not in a war with china in common sense, an economical war is rising, and just as the founding fathers of the United States, it will be necessary to pursue even elusive ideals, in an opposition to the elusive ideas that other countries pursue.
Finally there is no improvement without ideals to pursue. While one could argue, that the very idea of democracy is the pursue of common ground, this does not correlate to politicians in general, and does not contradict it either. With an ever-increasing controversy in politics, the progress by following such an approach of common grounds decreases, and in fact will create even more controversy in a democracy, as people tend to meander ever further without a common goal to pursue. Hence ideals, may they seem yet so elusive, must always be tried to achieve, as not doing so, would mean to give up our values and give up our dreams.
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Transition Words or Phrases used:
also, finally, first, hence, may, nevertheless, so, while, in fact, in general, such as, first of all
Attributes: Values AverageValues Percentages(Values/AverageValues)% => Comments
Performance on Part of Speech:
To be verbs : 21.0 19.5258426966 108% => OK
Auxiliary verbs: 16.0 12.4196629213 129% => OK
Conjunction : 12.0 14.8657303371 81% => OK
Relative clauses : 3.0 11.3162921348 27% => More relative clauses wanted.
Pronoun: 26.0 33.0505617978 79% => OK
Preposition: 63.0 58.6224719101 107% => OK
Nominalization: 5.0 12.9106741573 39% => More nominalizations (nouns with a suffix like: tion ment ence ance) wanted.
Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 2290.0 2235.4752809 102% => OK
No of words: 449.0 442.535393258 101% => OK
Chars per words: 5.10022271715 5.05705443957 101% => OK
Fourth root words length: 4.60321845022 4.55969084622 101% => OK
Word Length SD: 3.11116167813 2.79657885939 111% => OK
Unique words: 240.0 215.323595506 111% => OK
Unique words percentage: 0.534521158129 0.4932671777 108% => OK
syllable_count: 705.6 704.065955056 100% => OK
avg_syllables_per_word: 1.6 1.59117977528 101% => OK
A sentence (or a clause, phrase) starts by:
Pronoun: 6.0 6.24550561798 96% => OK
Article: 7.0 4.99550561798 140% => OK
Subordination: 6.0 3.10617977528 193% => OK
Conjunction: 9.0 1.77640449438 507% => Less conjunction wanted as sentence beginning.
Preposition: 4.0 4.38483146067 91% => OK
Performance on sentences:
How many sentences: 21.0 20.2370786517 104% => OK
Sentence length: 21.0 23.0359550562 91% => OK
Sentence length SD: 58.5370398467 60.3974514979 97% => OK
Chars per sentence: 109.047619048 118.986275619 92% => OK
Words per sentence: 21.380952381 23.4991977007 91% => OK
Discourse Markers: 4.80952380952 5.21951772744 92% => OK
Paragraphs: 5.0 4.97078651685 101% => OK
Language errors: 3.0 7.80617977528 38% => OK
Sentences with positive sentiment : 13.0 10.2758426966 127% => OK
Sentences with negative sentiment : 5.0 5.13820224719 97% => OK
Sentences with neutral sentiment: 3.0 4.83258426966 62% => OK
What are sentences with positive/Negative/neutral sentiment?
Coherence and Cohesion:
Essay topic to essay body coherence: 0.132841549921 0.243740707755 55% => OK
Sentence topic coherence: 0.0403879443526 0.0831039109588 49% => OK
Sentence topic coherence SD: 0.0395338994459 0.0758088955206 52% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence: 0.0771316086721 0.150359130593 51% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence SD: 0.029632670169 0.0667264976115 44% => Paragraphs are similar to each other. Some content may get duplicated or it is not exactly right on the topic.
automated_readability_index: 13.3 14.1392134831 94% => Automated_readability_index is low.
flesch_reading_ease: 50.16 48.8420337079 103% => OK
smog_index: 8.8 7.92365168539 111% => OK
flesch_kincaid_grade: 11.5 12.1743820225 94% => OK
coleman_liau_index: 12.3 12.1639044944 101% => OK
dale_chall_readability_score: 8.37 8.38706741573 100% => OK
difficult_words: 105.0 100.480337079 104% => OK
linsear_write_formula: 9.0 11.8971910112 76% => OK
gunning_fog: 10.4 11.2143820225 93% => OK
text_standard: 9.0 11.7820224719 76% => OK
What are above readability scores?
Rates: 75.0 out of 100
Scores by essay e-grader: 4.5 Out of 6
Note: the e-grader does NOT examine the meaning of words and ideas. VIP users will receive further evaluations by advanced module of e-grader and human graders.