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whatever words amy chan didn't have. and if you don't know amy chan, then you shouldn't be looking at this. Some of these are examples instead of definitions.

Anaphora

We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing

Epanelepsis

repetition at the end of a clause of the word that occurred at the beginning

Epistrophe

I'll have my bond! Speak not against my bond! (hint: starts with e)

Antithesis

It has been my experience that folks who have no voices have very few virtues.

Antithesis

It can't be wrong if it feels so right.

Syncrisis

We support the victory; they decry the cost

Syncrisis

Some people search for solutions; others devise excuses

Chaismus

I have changed in many things; in this I have not

Chiasmus

To stop too fearful, and too faint to go

Zeugma

we traveled to the store, movie, and back home

Diazeugma

term describing when one part of speech governs the subject noun of the sentence

Diazugma

Back on his feet, he shook his head, took a breath, and walked away

Syllepsis

when a single word that governs or modifies two or more others is understood and defined differently with respect to each of those words

Syllepsis

Rend your heart, and not your garments

Syllepsis

You held your breath and the door for me

Anadiplosis

reoccurence of the last word of an idea where the author repeats the lasts thought before going to the next one

Anadiplosis

They call for you: The general who became a slave; the slave who became a gladiator; the gladiator who defied an Emperor. Striking story."

Syllogism

X --> Y, Y --> Z, X --> Z. Deductive reasoning type arguments that gives a major and minor premise, and if both are proven to be true, then gives a conclusion

Begging the question

circular reasoning; logical fallacy that assumes in the premise what the arguer should be trying to prove in the conclusion.

Anistrophe

I'll have my bond! Speak not against my bond! (hint: starts with a)

False Analogy

logical fallacy where the writer relies upon the analogy as the proof of the argument

ad homminem

an argument that relies upon attacking the motives or character of the person to further the argument.

Hasty generalization

fallacy when the conclusion is reached with little evidence

False dilemma/Either-or fallacy

either or fallacy; when you suggest only 2 alts exist where there are more

Equivocation

fallacy occurs when the meaning of a key term changes at some point in an argument

Red herring

fallacy where the argument is changed to divert the audience from the actual issue

Tu Quoque

you also; fallacy asserts that the argument is dumb because the opponent doesn't follow their own advice!

Appeal to doubtful authority testimonials

fallacy where you reference individuals that have no expertise on the issue

Misleading statistics

fallacy where you misrepresent statistics i.e. not large enough sample size (yay polk!)

Post Hoc

(ergo propter hoc argument) assumes that because 2 events occur close together in time, the first caused the second

Non Sequitur

fallacy occurs when a statement does not logically follow from a previous statement

Bandwagon

fallacy where the proponent claims you should do it because everyone else is (i.e. peer pressure)

Anadiplosis

Fear leads to anger, anger leads to hate, hate leads to suffering

Overstatement

fallacy where this is an unqualified generalization

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