5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- False analogy
- Predicate adjective
- Subordinate Conjunction
- a Ending of a series of lines, phrases, etc with the same word or words. "This government of the people, by the people, and for the people shall not perish from this earth."
- b Adjective that follows a linking verb and modifies the subject of the sentence "the gigantic whirlpool was INKY black"
- c Makes an independent clause into a dependent clause. (because, since, which, if, when, although)
- d 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.
- e Using claims to or premises to make a conclusion. Includes accepting the implied premise.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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."
- Creates an exaggeration by showing restraint. The opposite of a hyperbole
- Rules of grammar that define a passage
- Argument that distracts the reader by raising irrelevant issues. Too many suspects in a murder mystery
- Unite variety of sources to achieve a common end. Combination of memory, commentary, and discussion to argue a point.
5 True/False questions
Irony → 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.
Etymology → Two words that create a sense of opposition. "bubbly heaviness"
Anastrophe → Direct address to someone not present. Nearly always pathos. "O eloquent, just, and mighty Death!"
Poisoning the well → Introducing a character or person suggesting that he is not at all reliable before the listener knows anything about him.
Cause and effect → AKA post hoc ergo propter hoc/ false cause. "Every time you turn on the game on television, the team loses. Therefore you're the cause of the losses." SUPERSTITIONS