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AP language and composition Rhetoric:
rhetorical mode
rhetorical purpose
rhetorical techniques
forensic arguments
Exposition, description, narration, argumentation, The flexib…
the reason for the speaker's remarks; or a definition of the…
the devices used in effective or persuasive language
arguments about the past
rhetorical mode
Exposition, description, narration, argumentation, The flexib…
rhetorical purpose
the reason for the speaker's remarks; or a definition of the…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
108 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
An indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
An extended comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things.
The repetition of words at the beginning of successive clauses.
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
Allusion
An indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
AP LANGUAGE AND COMPOSITION - RHETORIC
Rhetoric
Narration
Description
Process analysis
Is the art of speaking or writing effectively. It is all the…
Telling a story
Similar to narration, but focuses on imagery
Explaining how something works, how to do something, etc
Rhetoric
Is the art of speaking or writing effectively. It is all the…
Narration
Telling a story
33 terms
AP Language & Composition Rhetorical Devices
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order.
alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
27 terms
AP Language and Composition [Rhetorical]
pathos
logos
ethos
periodic sentence
appeal to emotion
appeal to reason
appeal to credibility
details first, then main clause
pathos
appeal to emotion
logos
appeal to reason
55 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Diction
Syntax
Metaphor
Simile
The choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing…
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
A figure of speech which makes an implied or hidden compariso…
A figure of speech which makes a comparison, showing similari…
Diction
The choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing…
Syntax
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
28 terms
AP Language & Composition: Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Analogy
Anaphora
Antithesis
Figure of emphasis that occurs through the repetition of init…
A kind of extended metaphor or long simile in which an explic…
Figure of repetition that occurs when the first word or set o…
Figure of balance in which two contrasting ideas are intentio…
Alliteration
Figure of emphasis that occurs through the repetition of init…
Analogy
A kind of extended metaphor or long simile in which an explic…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
303 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Definitions
Prewriting
Proof-reading
Editing
Logical Appeal/Logos
What one does before writing in order to prepare to write (re…
Correcting grammar and punctuation during the writing process
The adding and deleting necessary for development, clarity et…
An implied comparison resulting when one thing is directly ca…
Prewriting
What one does before writing in order to prepare to write (re…
Proof-reading
Correcting grammar and punctuation during the writing process
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
20 terms
AP Language and Composition: Rhetoric Terms
1. Ad hominem argument
2. Allegory
3. Alliteration
4. Allusion
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1. Ad hominem argument
lal
2. Allegory
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AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Quiz
Aristotelian Triangle/Rhetorical Trian…
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram used to illustrate the interrelationship among the…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
Aristotelian Triangle/Rhetorical Trian…
A diagram used to illustrate the interrelationship among the…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
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AP Language and Composition: Rhetoric Quiz
What is Aristotle's definition of rhet…
Why is the study of rhetoric important?
What are the 3 rhetorical appeals?
What are rhetorical appeals?
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
it is part of our job as informed citizens and consumers to u…
logos, ethos, pathos
attempts by a speaker to persuade an audience by saying thing…
What is Aristotle's definition of rhet…
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
Why is the study of rhetoric important?
it is part of our job as informed citizens and consumers to u…
60 terms
AP Language & Composition Rhetorical Devices
Sentential Adverb
Asyndeton
Polysyndeton
Understatement
a single word or short phrase, usually interrupting normal sy…
consists of omitting conjunctions between words, phrases, or…
the use of a conjunction between each word, phrase, or clause…
deliberately expresses an idea as less important than it actu…
Sentential Adverb
a single word or short phrase, usually interrupting normal sy…
Asyndeton
consists of omitting conjunctions between words, phrases, or…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
25 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Anecdote
- brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
- A similarity or comparison between two different things or…
- repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successi…
- a short entertaining account of some happening, frequently…
Allusion
- brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
Analogy
- A similarity or comparison between two different things or…
56 terms
AP Language and Composition -Rhetorical Devices
Analogy
Anecdote
Antecedent
Apostrophe
A comparison to a directly parallel case.
A brief recounting of a relevant episode.
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Analogy
A comparison to a directly parallel case.
Anecdote
A brief recounting of a relevant episode.
20 terms
AP Language and Composition: Rhetorical Schemes
Parallelism
Isocolon
Antithesis
Anastrophe
--similarity of structure in a pair of series of related word…
--similarity not only of structure but of length
--the juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel s…
--inversion of the natural or usual word order
Parallelism
--similarity of structure in a pair of series of related word…
Isocolon
--similarity not only of structure but of length
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AP Language and Composition: Introduction to Rhetoric
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
The circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surround…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
Concession
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
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AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Strategies
abstract
adage
allegory
alliteration
A noun (such as courage or freedom) that names an idea, event…
A compact expression of a general truth or rule of conduct.
The rhetorical strategy of extending a metaphor through an en…
The repetition of an initial consonant sound, as in "a peck o…
abstract
A noun (such as courage or freedom) that names an idea, event…
adage
A compact expression of a general truth or rule of conduct.
20 terms
Rhetorical Terms AP Language & Composition
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
121 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rathe rthan o…
an extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words that…
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rathe rthan o…
30 terms
AP LANGUAGE & COMPOSITION RHETORIC TERMS
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Anecdote
Brief reference to a person, event or place (real or fictitio…
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things, often u…
Repetition of word or phase at the beginning of successive ph…
A brief story used to illustrate a point
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event or place (real or fictitio…
Analogy
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things, often u…
29 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
Discourse
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
any speech, written or spoken, as well as the exchange of sym…
An appeal to logic
Credibility of the speaker- proven through action, deeds, und…
Emotional appeal
Discourse
any speech, written or spoken, as well as the exchange of sym…
Logos
An appeal to logic
AP Language and Composition: Rhetorical Terms
Authority
Audience
Backing
Assertion
The expertise and legitimacy of a speaker, rhetorically.
Those to which a rhetorical message is conveyed to.
Also referred to as the "foundation", logic or reasoning need…
A strong declaration; to be assertive is to be bold in your m…
Authority
The expertise and legitimacy of a speaker, rhetorically.
Audience
Those to which a rhetorical message is conveyed to.
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
a literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference.
the regular repetition of the same words or phrases at the be…
Allegory
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
Alliteration
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
20 terms
Rhetorical Terms for AP Language & Composition
Subject
Speaker
Audience
Context
In rhetoric, the topic addressed in a piece of writing.
A term used for the author, speaker, or the person whose pers…
Those to whom a speech or piece of writing is addressed.
The circumstances that form the setting for an event, stateme…
Subject
In rhetoric, the topic addressed in a piece of writing.
Speaker
A term used for the author, speaker, or the person whose pers…
73 terms
Rhetorical Terms- AP Language and Composition
Active Voice
Allusion
Alter-ego
Anecdote
The subject of the sentence performs the action. This is a mo…
An indirect reference to something (usually a literary text,…
A character that is used by the author to speak the author's…
A brief recounting of a relevant episode. Anecdotes are often…
Active Voice
The subject of the sentence performs the action. This is a mo…
Allusion
An indirect reference to something (usually a literary text,…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
15 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
ad hominem fallacy
ad populum fallacy
allegory
alliteration
(Latin for "to the man") a fallacy of logic in which a person…
(Latin for "to the crowd") a fallacy of logic in which the wi…
a story in which the people, places, and things represent gen…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in a series; examp…
ad hominem fallacy
(Latin for "to the man") a fallacy of logic in which a person…
ad populum fallacy
(Latin for "to the crowd") a fallacy of logic in which the wi…
61 terms
AP language and composition rhetorical terms
Pun
Malapropism
Pun
Malapropism
A joke expressing different possible meanings of a word and h…
The mistaken use of a word instead of another word that sound…
Effect on the reader: intended for light humor and an easier…
Effect on the reader: intended to confuse the reader and make…
Pun
A joke expressing different possible meanings of a word and h…
Malapropism
The mistaken use of a word instead of another word that sound…
20 terms
AP Language & Composition Rhetoric Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictiti…
Repetition of word or phrase at the beginning of successive p…
Repetition of words in reverse order (eat to live, not live t…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictiti…
25 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Anecdote
- brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
- A similarity or comparison between two different things or…
- repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successi…
- a short entertaining account of some happening, frequently…
Allusion
- brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or ficti…
Analogy
- A similarity or comparison between two different things or…
33 terms
Rhetorical Devices (AP Language & Composition)
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Antimetabole
Brief reference to a person, event, place (real or fictitious…
A comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things. Often,…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order.
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, place (real or fictitious…
Analogy
A comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things. Often,…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, event, or other passag…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, event, or other passag…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
123 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Diction
Connotation vs. denotation
Pedantic vs. simple
Monosyllabic vs. polysyllabic
An author's choice in words.
An idea or meaning suggested by or associated with a word or…
Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for boo…
One syllable vs. more than one syllable.
Diction
An author's choice in words.
Connotation vs. denotation
An idea or meaning suggested by or associated with a word or…
380 terms
AP English & Language Composition [Rhetoric]
Absurdity
Accumulatio
Acutezza
Ad hominem
The exaggeration of a point beyond belief.
The emphasis or summary of previously made points or inferenc…
Wit or wordplay used in rhetoric.
Appealing to one's prejudice, emotions, or special interest r…
Absurdity
The exaggeration of a point beyond belief.
Accumulatio
The emphasis or summary of previously made points or inferenc…
32 terms
AP Language & Composition: Rhetorical Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
a literary, historical, religious, or mythological reference.
the regular repetition of the same words or phrases at the be…
allegory
a narrative in which the characters, behavior, and even the s…
alliteration
the sequential repetition of a similar initial sound, usually…
60 terms
AP Language and Composition- Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Amplification
Anacoluthon
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
passing reference or indirect mention
addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail
an abrupt change within a sentence from one syntactic structu…
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
Allusion
passing reference or indirect mention
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase state on way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
69 terms
AP Language and Composition: Rhetorical Terms
anaphora
extended metaphor
interrogative
anachronism
an artistic effect achieved through repeating the first part…
a comparison between two unlike things that continues through…
used in grammar to refer to features that form questions, a s…
an error or intentional mistake in chronology or timeline, es…
anaphora
an artistic effect achieved through repeating the first part…
extended metaphor
a comparison between two unlike things that continues through…
10 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Test
The rhetorical triangle
List the five canons to rhetoric
Intervention:
Arrangement:
Includes the speaker, the audience, and the subject, or the p…
Invention, arrangement, style, memory, delivery
the purpose
the plan
The rhetorical triangle
Includes the speaker, the audience, and the subject, or the p…
List the five canons to rhetoric
Invention, arrangement, style, memory, delivery
56 terms
AP Language & Composition Rhetorical Terms
ad hominem
allegory
allusion
analogy
argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than on…
extending metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in a…
brief, indirect, outside reference to person, place, or event…
reasoning from parallel cases, ... eg. socks are to feet as glov…
ad hominem
argument based on the failings of an adversary rather than on…
allegory
extending metaphor so that objects, persons, and actions in a…
36 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
allusion
antithesis
connotation
diction
Indirect reference to something (usually a literary text) wit…
A balancing of two opposite of contrasting words, phrases, or…
Rather than the dictionary definition, the associations sugge…
Word choice, particularly as an element of style. Different t…
allusion
Indirect reference to something (usually a literary text) wit…
antithesis
A balancing of two opposite of contrasting words, phrases, or…
33 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetorical Terms
Diction
Syntax
Metaphor
Simile
the choice of words and phrases in speech or writing
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which i…
comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind
Diction
the choice of words and phrases in speech or writing
Syntax
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
55 terms
AP Language & Composition: Rhetorical Terminology
ad hominem fallacy
ad populum fallacy
Allegory
Allusion
("To the Man") A Fallacy of logic in which a person's charact…
("To the Crowd") A fallacy of logic in which the widespread o…
A story in which the people, places and things represent gene…
A brief reference to a person, place, event, or passage in a…
ad hominem fallacy
("To the Man") A Fallacy of logic in which a person's charact…
ad populum fallacy
("To the Crowd") A fallacy of logic in which the widespread o…
73 terms
Rhetorical Terms- AP Language and Composition
Active Voice
Allusion
Alter-ego
Anecdote
The subject of the sentence performs the action. This is a mo…
An indirect reference to something (usually a literary text,…
A character that is used by the author to speak the author's…
A brief recounting of a relevant episode. They are often inse…
Active Voice
The subject of the sentence performs the action. This is a mo…
Allusion
An indirect reference to something (usually a literary text,…
37 terms
AP Language and Composition Rhetoric Terms :)
allusion
anadiplosis
anaphora
antimetabole/chiasmus
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
the intentional repeating of beginning clauses in order to cr…
a word or phrase stated one way, then repeated in reverse order
allusion
a casual reference to a person, place, even, or other passage…
anadiplosis
repeating the last word or phrase of a clause at the beginnin…
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