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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Apostrophe
  2. Jargon
  3. Etymology
  4. Asyndeton
  5. Pathos
  1. a Own vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group
  2. b Omission 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."
  3. c an appeal to emotion
  4. d Study of origin of words and historical uses
  5. e Direct address to someone not present. Nearly always pathos. "O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!"

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Argument that distracts the reader by raising irrelevant issues. Too many suspects in a murder mystery
  2. Makes an independent clause into a dependent clause. (because, since, which, if, when, although)
  3. noun or pronoun that uses a linking verb to unit, describe, or rename the noun. "The silly dwarf is a squirrel"
  4. the last word of the clause begins the next clause. Ex "The Furies pursued the men. The men.."
  5. Using claims to or premises to make a conclusion. Includes accepting the implied premise.

5 True/False questions

  1. Predicateformal term of verb that conveys meaning or carries action "the fair maiden AWAKENED"


  2. FallacyFailure of logical reasoning.


  3. Slippery Slope (domino Theory)Fallacy of argumentation argues that one thing inevitably leads to another. Politicians use it a lot


  4. MalapropismOne word is mistakenly substituted for another that sounds similar. "He is the very pineapple of politeness"


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


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