5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Non Sequitur
- a three dots indicating words have been left out. The engine revved...
- b "it does not follow" Argument by misdirection and is logically irrelevant
- c similar to chiasmus. "common sense is not so common", "The demon descended in a crowd toward a village now afraid of the demon"
- d A verb that is used as an adjective and ends in -ing or -ed.
- e Observation or claim that is opposition of author's original claim. If we argue for drilling of wells, the antithesis is diverting water from river.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Combination of two or more elements in a sentence by use of a verb or noun. "She dashed his hopes and out of his life when she walked through the door."
- Repetition of word or phrase at beginning of lines, sentences, etc. "I will fight..., I will fight..."
- Adjective that follows a linking verb and modifies the subject of the sentence "the gigantic whirlpool was INKY black"
- Study of origin of words and historical uses
- Own vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group
5 True/False questions
Straw Man → A person engaging in an argument defines the opponent's position without them present. Politicians use it a lot
Argument from ignorance → Arguing something is true because its never been proven false. There are no aliens, etc.
Syntax → Rules of grammar that define a passage
Predicate Nominative → noun or pronoun that uses a linking verb to unit, describe, or rename the noun. "The silly dwarf is a squirrel"
Synthesis → Unite variety of sources to achieve a common end. Combination of memory, commentary, and discussion to argue a point.