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KEY WORDS - Argumentation

(You must research these words and create notecards/flashcards. Put the word on the front, the definition on the back, along with an example of the concept -- these will be collected and graded the October 25)

Anecdote, Argument, Arrangement, Audience, Appeals, Ad Hoc, Ad Hominem, Caricature, Decorum, Didactic, Ethos, Enthymeme, Exigence, Exposition, Fallacious Argument, Invention, Invective, Logos, Major Premise, Minor Premise, Pathos, Persona, Persuasion, Propaganda, Qualifying Statement, Rhetorical Context, Rhetorical Stance, Scenario, Satire, Skepticism, Straw Man, Style


Key Words- Tropes

(Commonly used devices)

(you must research these words and create notecards/ Flashcards. Put the word on the front, the definition on the back, along with an example of the concept -- These will be collected and graded the Friday, November 1)

Alliteration, Allusion, Aphorism, Apostrophe, Conceit, Diction, Imagery, Irony, Juxtaposition, Hyperbole, Litotes, Metaphor, Oxymoron, Simile, Synecdoche, Theme, Tone


Key Words- Schemes of Construction

(You ust research these words and create notecards/ Flashcards. Put the word on the front, the definition on the back, along with an example of the concept -- These will be collected and graded the Friday before Christmas Break

Aesthetics, Anaphora, Asyndeton, Anadilapsis, Antithesis, Assonance, Chiasmus, Colloquialism, Ellipsis, Epistrophe, Idiom, Jargon, Parallelism, Polysyndeton, Rhetorical Question, Sublime, Thesis/Anti-Thesis

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