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*these files have links to help you prepare for our rhet terms quizzes (well, that, and to learn the language of the discipline)
Rhetorical Terms list 1.pdf
Rhetorical Terms list 2.pdf
Rhetorical Terms list 3 study materials.pdf
"hasty generalization" & "sweeping generalization" et al highlighted
Rhetorical Terms list 4.pdf
Rhetoric Terms list 5.pdf
*please add "
" to list 5 words
*link for alliteration, assonance, and consonance:
rhetorical devices list 6 study sheet.pdf
(leaving out a word),
(you know what I mean?) could be categorized separately. The remaining 7 words I think could be grouped together accordingly:
anadiplosis (A to B, B to C) & chiasmus (A to B, B to A); epistrophe (rep @ end) & epanalepsis (rep beginning & end); polyptoton (form shift) & antanaclasis (meaning shift); antithesis (2 oppo ideas juxtaposed, c/c)
Rhetorical terms list 7.pdf
*give special attention to paragraph structures--e.g.,
c/e, chronological ordering, classification, order of importance, spatial ordering
. Can you recognize the difference between
order of importance
? Can you recognize
if you don't see the word "because" in the paragraph?
is simply another word for kind, type, or category, right? The remaining five terms seem distinct from one another and should be rather straight forward to learn/review.
rhet list 8.pdf
sample rhetorical precis
(from Oregon State)
*useful source despite a few typos
examples and explanation
on writing a rhetorical precis
help on how to format text
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