5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Subordinate Conjunction
- Periodic Sentence
- Argument from ignorance
- a Makes an independent clause into a dependent clause. (because, since, which, if, when, although)
- b consecutive coordinating conjunctions when they are not needed, "He was overwhelmed, as if by a tsunami, and by the fishes, and by the seaweed, and by the salt spray from the heavens."
- c a sentence with several dependent clauses that precede the independent clause
- d Arguing something is true because its never been proven false. There are no aliens, etc.
- e formal term of verb that conveys meaning or carries action "the fair maiden AWAKENED"
5 Multiple choice questions
- Direct address to someone not present. Nearly always pathos. "O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!"
- 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"
- similar to chiasmus. "common sense is not so common", "The demon descended in a crowd toward a village now afraid of the demon"
- Creates an exaggeration by showing restraint. The opposite of a hyperbole
5 True/False questions
False dilemma → Either/or fallacy aka the fallacy of the excluded middle. "There are only two options in gun control: when guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns."
Participle → A verb that is used as an adjective and ends in -ing or -ed.
Syntax → 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."
Appositive → Noun phrase that modifies noun next to it. "The dragon, a large creature with glittering scales, bit.."
Ellipsis → An appeal to reason, logic of an argument.