5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Red Herring
- False analogy
- a Argument using an inappropriate metaphor. To help understand one thing in an argument we compare it to something else that is not at all relevant.
- b three dots indicating words have been left out. The engine revved...
- c 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."
- d 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.
- e Argument that distracts the reader by raising irrelevant issues. Too many suspects in a murder mystery
5 Multiple choice questions
- Introducing a character or person suggesting that he is not at all reliable before the listener knows anything about him.
- Author alters diction, syntax, or both.
- Own vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group
- Speaker states a claim that includes a word or phrase that needs better definition. "Because of these extreme conditions, I need..." WHAT MAKES THE CONDITIONS EXTREME?!
- Creates an exaggeration by showing restraint. The opposite of a hyperbole
5 True/False questions
Logos → an appeal to emotion
anadiplosis → the last word of the clause begins the next clause. Ex "The Furies pursued the men. The men.."
Gerund → Words 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.
Participle → A verb that is used as an adjective and ends in -ing or -ed.
Apostrophe → Direct address to someone not present. Nearly always pathos. "O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!"