Appeal to logic
Appeal to emotion
words chosen deliberately for the feelings and attitudes associated with them
A question asked merely for rhetorical effect and not requiring an answer
use of series of words, phrases, or sentences that have similar grammatical form
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses
a mild or indirect word or expression substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasant or embarrassing.
is painting pictures with words
the action of repeating something that has already been said or written.
A comparison using "like" or "as
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
two opposite ideas are put together in a sentence to achieve a contrasting effect
the use, for rhetorical effect, of more conjunctions than is necessary or natural.ex. for dinner i ate, chicken, turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad
is the omission or absence of a conjugation between parts of a sentence
a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person
writer's attitude toward the subject
Rhetoric is the art of
are linguistic techniques used to make language more appealing and memorable