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5 Matching questions

  1. Malapropism
  2. Synthesis
  3. Periodic Sentence
  4. Participle
  5. Rhetorical shift
  1. a Unite variety of sources to achieve a common end. Combination of memory, commentary, and discussion to argue a point.
  2. b A verb that is used as an adjective and ends in -ing or -ed.
  3. c a sentence with several dependent clauses that precede the independent clause
  4. d Author alters diction, syntax, or both.
  5. e One word is mistakenly substituted for another that sounds similar. "He is the very pineapple of politeness"

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Either/or fallacy aka the fallacy of the excluded middle. "There are only two options in gun control: when guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns."
  2. an appeal to emotion
  3. Fallacy of argumentation argues that one thing inevitably leads to another. Politicians use it a lot
  4. Associations or moods with certain words that can either be negative, positive, or neutral. Deals with author's tone and intention to choose certain diction.
  5. Using claims to or premises to make a conclusion. Includes accepting the implied premise.

5 True/False questions

  1. PredicateA verb that is used as an adjective and ends in -ing or -ed.

          

  2. False analogyEither/or fallacy aka the fallacy of the excluded middle. "There are only two options in gun control: when guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns."

          

  3. GerundWords used to express something other than and often the opposite of the literal meaning. Verbal-contrast between what is said and what is meant. Situational-contrast between what happens and what was expected. Dramatic-contrast between what the character thinks and what the reader knows.

          

  4. SyntaxOmission of conjunctions from a series of related clauses. "All the orcs ate food, broke the dishes, trashed the hall, beat the dogs to the shower."

          

  5. Subordinate ConjunctionAdjective that follows a linking verb and modifies the subject of the sentence "the gigantic whirlpool was INKY black"

          

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