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context can sometimes arise from current events or a particular cultural tendency or inclination, a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
a diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relationship among the speaker, the subject, and the audience
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author
sentence the completes the main idea at the beginning of the sentence, and then builds and adds on
figure of speech in the form of a question posed for rhetorical effect rather than for the purpose of getting an answer
use of two different words in a grammatically similar way but producing different, often incongruous, meanings
a word or phrase used in everyday conversation but is often inappropriate to formal writing
double-entry notebook, a double-column journal in which one writes a quotation in one column and reflections on that quotation in the other column
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