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Negative ConnotationPlay
The term 'terrorist' has a strong negative meaning, often invoking fear and condemnation. SlideThe terrorist was denounced worldwide for his actions.
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Don't GeneralizePlay
Avoid using 'terrorist' to describe a whole religion or ethnicity; it refers to specific individuals or groups. SlideIncorrect: The whole community was labeled terrorists. Correct: A terrorist cell was identified in the community.
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Political ConnectionsPlay
'Terrorist' suggests a political motive behind the violence, not just criminal activity. SlideThe terrorists aimed to overthrow the government through their attacks.