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when a single word that governs or modifies two or more others is understood and defined differently with respect to each of those words
reoccurence of the last word of an idea where the author repeats the lasts thought before going to the next one
They call for you: The general who became a slave; the slave who became a gladiator; the gladiator who defied an Emperor. Striking story."
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.
an argument that relies upon attacking the motives or character of the person to further the argument.
False dilemma/Either-or fallacy
either or fallacy; when you suggest only 2 alts exist where there are more
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
fallacy where you misrepresent statistics i.e. not large enough sample size (yay polk!)
(ergo propter hoc argument) assumes that because 2 events occur close together in time, the first caused the second
fallacy where the proponent claims you should do it because everyone else is (i.e. peer pressure)
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