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AP Lang Rhetorical Language
Syntax
Diction
Trope
Synecdoche
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well formed se…
The choice and use of words and phrases in so each or writing…
A figurative or metaphorical use of a word or expression ... Pu…
A literary device in which a part of something is represents…
Syntax
The arrangement of words and phrases to create well formed se…
Diction
The choice and use of words and phrases in so each or writing…
35 terms
Rhetorical language (AP Lang)
anaphora
antecedent
antimetabole
antithesis
repetition of words at the beginning of successive clauses
the noun to which a later pronoun refers
the repetition of words in an inverted order to sharpen a con…
parallel structure that juxtaposes contrasting ideas
anaphora
repetition of words at the beginning of successive clauses
antecedent
the noun to which a later pronoun refers
13 terms
AP Lang Week #5 Rhetorical Language
thesis
theme
tone
trope
the sentence or group of sentences that directly expresses th…
Central message of a work; the insight it offers into life
The writers or speakers attitude toward the subject, characte…
an artful variation from expected modes of expression of thou…
thesis
the sentence or group of sentences that directly expresses th…
theme
Central message of a work; the insight it offers into life
21 terms
AP Lang Week #2 Rhetorical Language
complex sentence
compound sentence
conceit
context
A sentence with one independent clause and at least one depen…
a sentence with two or more coordinate independent clauses, o…
A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
The convergence of time, place, audience, and motivating fact…
complex sentence
A sentence with one independent clause and at least one depen…
compound sentence
a sentence with two or more coordinate independent clauses, o…
21 terms
AP Lang Week #3 Rhetorical Language
imagery
invective
verbal irony
situational irony
consists of words or phrases a writer uses to represent perso…
denunciatory were abusive language; discourse a cast blame on…
when the speaker says one thing more meaning the opposite
when a situation turns out differently from what one would ex…
imagery
consists of words or phrases a writer uses to represent perso…
invective
denunciatory were abusive language; discourse a cast blame on…
20 terms
AP Lang Week #1 Rhetorical Language
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
alliteration
for familiar proverb or wise saying - The early bird gets the…
attacking the character of the arguer word rather than the ar…
Device of using character and or story elements symbolically…
The practice of the beginning several consecutive words with…
adage
for familiar proverb or wise saying - The early bird gets the…
ad hominem argument
attacking the character of the arguer word rather than the ar…
10 terms
AP Lang Rhetorical Terms: Figurative Language
Allusion
Imagery
Metaphor
Personification
A reference to a person, place, event, or another passage of…
Using sensory details to create mental images.
A figure of speech using an implied comparison of seemingly u…
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
Allusion
A reference to a person, place, event, or another passage of…
Imagery
Using sensory details to create mental images.
20 terms
AP Lang Week #4 Rhetorical Language
personification
polysyndeton
predicate adjective
predicate nominative
gives inanimate objects or abstract ideas human characteristics
Opposite of asyndeton, used for rhetorical effect. Uses more…
One type of subject complement. An adjective, group of adject…
A second type of subject complement. A noun, group of nouns,…
personification
gives inanimate objects or abstract ideas human characteristics
polysyndeton
Opposite of asyndeton, used for rhetorical effect. Uses more…
AP Lang Rhetorical Terms "invective-picturesque language"
invective
irony
juxtaposition
litotes
an emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using s…
The contrast between what is stated explicitly and what is re…
the act or instance of placing two or more things side by sid…
understatement in which an affirmative is expressed by the ne…
invective
an emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using s…
irony
The contrast between what is stated explicitly and what is re…
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AP Lang Rhetorical and Figurative Language Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
A sustained metaphor continued through whole sentences or eve…
Repetition of the same letter or sound within nearby words. M…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A comparison in which similes and metaphors are use to compar…
Allegory
A sustained metaphor continued through whole sentences or eve…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same letter or sound within nearby words. M…
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AP lang. Week 1 Rhetorical language.
Synecdoche
Metaphor
Dramatic Irony
Situational Irony
A figure in speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
A figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to so…
Irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of a drama…
Involving a situation in which actions have an effect that is…
Synecdoche
A figure in speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
Metaphor
A figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to so…
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The Language of Composition: AP Lang Rhetorical Devices
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
Definition: repetition of the same sound beginning several wo…
Definition: brief reference to another person/event/literary…
Definition: repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning o…
Definition: repetition of words in reverse order
alliteration
Definition: repetition of the same sound beginning several wo…
allusion
Definition: brief reference to another person/event/literary…
24 terms
AP Lang: Vocab of Rhetoric
context
audience
author
speaker
Where and when the text was written, i.e. The historical/poli…
The specific group of people that the author is addressing; t…
The person who wrote the text; his/her perspective/cultural l…
The person telling the story. ... WARNING: this is not always t…
context
Where and when the text was written, i.e. The historical/poli…
audience
The specific group of people that the author is addressing; t…
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AP Lang: Checklist of Rhetorical Devices (figures of speech/language) Part 2
"Later the same day, I stepped on a bo…
"To escape is nothing. Not to escape i…
She has a fertile imagination.
My period seven class is filled with d…
...
...
...
...
"Later the same day, I stepped on a bo…
...
"To escape is nothing. Not to escape i…
...
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AP Lang Rhetoric and Rhetorical
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
A symbol, figure, action, or imagery that conveys hidden mean…
An expression designed to call something to mind without expl…
A comparison between two things based on the nature
The use of a word to replace a word used earlier in a sentenc…
Allegory
A symbol, figure, action, or imagery that conveys hidden mean…
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind without expl…
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AP Lang Rhetoric Terms
abstract
ad homimen
allegory
alliteration
that which is intangible, not of the physical world
distorts the argument by attacking the opponents character, s…
a form of extended metaphor in which characters and/or story…
repetition of initial constant sound
abstract
that which is intangible, not of the physical world
ad homimen
distorts the argument by attacking the opponents character, s…
61 terms
AP LANG RHETORIC TERMS
Rhetoric
Rhetorical Triangle
Discourse
Analysis
Art of communication... Refers to the entire process of written…
+context and purpose
"Conversation" between the text and the reader... Discussion on…
Breaking down/deconstructing of parts to examine how they cre…
Rhetoric
Art of communication... Refers to the entire process of written…
Rhetorical Triangle
+context and purpose
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AP Lang: Language & Composition Rhetorical/Style Terms Chapter 1-2
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
A brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or ficti…
The repetition of introductory clauses in a series of sentenc…
The repetition of terms in transposed/reverse order (more spe…
alliteration
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
allusion
A brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or ficti…
39 terms
mvhs AP Lang Rhetoric
hyperbole
metaphor
aporia
parataxis
exaggeration
implied comparison of two unlike things
expression of doubt
a list of clauses without conjunctions
hyperbole
exaggeration
metaphor
implied comparison of two unlike things
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AP Lang Rhetoric Term
ambiguity
analogy
anadiplosis
anaphora
multiple meanings intentional or unintentional ... Kids make goo…
a similarity between two different things or the relationship…
"doubling back" our doubt it our passion, our passion is our…
the repetition of a word or phrase at beginning of successive…
ambiguity
multiple meanings intentional or unintentional ... Kids make goo…
analogy
a similarity between two different things or the relationship…
21 terms
AP Lang & Comp: The Language of Composition Text - Rhetorical Terms Quiz (Bolanos)
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…
AP Lang Rhetoric Terms
rhetoric
rhetorical purpose
diction
thesis
the art of persuasive writing and speaking
what the writer wants the audience to think/feel/do
the writer's word choice/use
main idea/the writer's point
rhetoric
the art of persuasive writing and speaking
rhetorical purpose
what the writer wants the audience to think/feel/do
40 terms
AP Lang: Checklist of Rhetorical Devices (figures of speech/language)
A brief, often indirect reference to p…
What device is this example: "The cand…
What device is this an example of: I'm…
A scheme in which the same word or phr…
allusion
Allusion
Allusion
Anaphora
A brief, often indirect reference to p…
allusion
What device is this example: "The cand…
Allusion
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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…
120 terms
AP Language Rhetoric and Argument
fallacy
logos
pathos
ethos
an error in reasoning
an appeal to logic
an appeal to emotions
an appeal to author's credibility
fallacy
an error in reasoning
logos
an appeal to logic
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Rhetorical Terms AP Lang
Alliteration
Anaphora
Antithesis
Apostrophe
A stylistic device in which a number of word have the same fi…
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Two opposite ideas are put together in a sentence to achieve…
In literature, this is when a writer or a speaker, using an a…
Alliteration
A stylistic device in which a number of word have the same fi…
Anaphora
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
22 terms
AP Lang - Rhetorical Nomenclature (diction and figurative language terms)
Alliteration
Assonance
Aphorism
Colloquialism
Repetition of initial or medial consonants in two or more adj…
The repetition of similar vowel sounds, preceded and followed…
A short, astute statement of a general truth. If the authorsh…
The use of slang or informalities in speech or writing. Not g…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial or medial consonants in two or more adj…
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds, preceded and followed…
AP Lang: Intro to Rhetoric
audience
concession
connotation
context
the listener, viewer, or reader of a text
an acknowledgement that the opposing argument may be true or…
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
concession
an acknowledgement that the opposing argument may be true or…
14 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric
Rhetoric
Rhetorical Triangle 1
Arguing
Logos
-study of effective speech and writing ... -focus on PERSUASION…
at top- "text" words images sounds ... Bottom- Author (ethos and…
reason giving
-reason... -rationally: data, #'s, logical arguments ... most valua…
Rhetoric
-study of effective speech and writing ... -focus on PERSUASION…
Rhetorical Triangle 1
at top- "text" words images sounds ... Bottom- Author (ethos and…
33 terms
AP Language Rhetoric
analogy
alliteration
hyperbole
invective
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
An extreme exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a poi…
abusive language used to insult another person or organization
analogy
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
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Rhetoric and Rhetorical Strategies (AP Lang)
appeal to fear
appeal to authority
unwarranted emotional appeals
bandwagon technique
fear is one of the most effective methods of controlling others
associated with fear, human beings seem reluctant to oppose a…
even unrestrained joy (the mania of a crowd) can persuade and…
everyone else is doing it; why not you, too? If you think oth…
appeal to fear
fear is one of the most effective methods of controlling others
appeal to authority
associated with fear, human beings seem reluctant to oppose a…
20 terms
AP Lang: Rhetorical Tools
antimetabole
metonymy
cumulative sentence
antithesis
repetition of words in reverse order (aka chiasmus)
using a single feature to represent the whole
sentence that starts with the main idea, then builds and adds…
contrasting ideas in parallel construction
antimetabole
repetition of words in reverse order (aka chiasmus)
metonymy
using a single feature to represent the whole
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Figurative Language for AP Lang
Allusion
Apostrophe
Antithesis
Euphemism
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
a figure of speech in which an opposition or contrast of idea…
An indirect, less offensive way of saying something that is c…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
16 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Devices
absolute
adage
ad hominem
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications (ex. best, all…
a familiar proverb or wise saying containing truth based on e…
directed to or appealing to feeling or prejudices instead of…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications (ex. best, all…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying containing truth based on e…
18 terms
AP LANG vocab: Rhetoric
The art of effective communication, es…
An attempt to influence the way people…
A reasoned attempt to resolve two or m…
-Subject/topic -Audience -Speaker -(pa…
Rhetoric
Persuasion
Argumentation
Aristotilian Triangle (Rhetorical Triangle)
The art of effective communication, es…
Rhetoric
An attempt to influence the way people…
Persuasion
24 terms
AP Lang rhetoric
rhetoric
deductive argument
inductive argument
enthymeme
the art of persuasion; how to present evidence
argument that presents a general principle from which they dr…
reasoning is based on looking at particular examples that lea…
premise is missing and the reader must infer what the missing…
rhetoric
the art of persuasion; how to present evidence
deductive argument
argument that presents a general principle from which they dr…
41 terms
Rhetorical Strategies AP Lang
Parallelism
Antithesis
Chiasmus
Parenthesis
BALANCE. Recurrent syntactical similarity, where several part…
BALANCE. The juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to g…
BALANCE. Also called "reverse parallelism." The second part o…
INTERRUPTION. A final form of hyperbation, consists of a word…
Parallelism
BALANCE. Recurrent syntactical similarity, where several part…
Antithesis
BALANCE. The juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to g…
19 terms
Rhetoric Vocab AP Lang
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictiti…
repetition of a word or phrase at the beinning of successive…
opposition, or contrast, of ideas or words in a balanced or p…
Alliteration
repetition of the same sound beginning several words in seque…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictiti…
5 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Vocab
admonitory
apathetic
banal
bombastic
giving or conveying a warning or reprimand
showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern
so lacking in originality as to be obvious and boring
high-sounding but with little meaning
admonitory
giving or conveying a warning or reprimand
apathetic
showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern
24 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Terms
exigence
Audience
Purpose
Ethos
Exigence is used in reference to an issue or situation that l…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
The goal the speaker wants to achieve.
Greek for "character." Speakers appeal to ethos to demonstrat…
exigence
Exigence is used in reference to an issue or situation that l…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
23 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Quizlet
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of the text. It is common to…
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
The atmosphere, circumstances, events and attitude surroundin…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of the text. It is common to…
Concession
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
65 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Terms
Ad hominem
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Allegory
Alliteration
Fallacy of switching the argument from the issue at hand to t…
Fallacy; basically the "But, Dad, everyone's doing it!" appeal
Literary work that portrays abstract ideas concretely. Charac…
Repetition of same consonant sound at the beginning of severa…
Ad hominem
Fallacy of switching the argument from the issue at hand to t…
Ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
Fallacy; basically the "But, Dad, everyone's doing it!" appeal
20 terms
Rhetoric Devices AP Lang
Allegory
Caricature
Denotation
Figurative Language
Abstract ideas and principles are described in terms of chara…
Particular aspects of a subject are exaggerated to create a s…
Literal meanings of a word in contrast to its connotative or…
Figures of speech such as metaphors, similes, allusions that…
Allegory
Abstract ideas and principles are described in terms of chara…
Caricature
Particular aspects of a subject are exaggerated to create a s…
35 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric 3
litotes
logos
metaphor
metonymy
From Greek "simple" or "plain."... A point is affirmed by negat…
Gr for "embodied thought."... Speakers appeal to logos, or reas…
Figure of speech that compares two things without using like…
Figure of speech in which something is represented by another…
litotes
From Greek "simple" or "plain."... A point is affirmed by negat…
logos
Gr for "embodied thought."... Speakers appeal to logos, or reas…
20 terms
AP Lang & Comp: The Language of Composition Text - Rhetorical Terms Quiz (Bolanos)
audience
concession
connotation
context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text
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
concession
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
20 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric
Concession
Polemic
Connotation
Counterargument
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
An aggressive argument that tries to establish the superiorit…
Meanings or associations that readers have with have with a w…
An opposing argument to the one a writer is putting forward
Concession
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
Polemic
An aggressive argument that tries to establish the superiorit…
8 terms
AP LANG RHETORIC
periodic sentences
loose sentences
appositive
preposition
sentences that save the most important idea for the end
sentences that states the main point in the beginning
a noun/noun phrase that renames the noun right next to it (ex…
words that indicate location (ex. in, on, beside)
periodic sentences
sentences that save the most important idea for the end
loose sentences
sentences that states the main point in the beginning
95 terms
AP Lang 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…
13 terms
Ap lang rhetoric devices
Rhetoric
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Effective or persuasive speaking ir writing, especially the u…
An appeal to ethics & means of convincing someone of the char…
An appeal to emotion & is a way of convincing an audience of…
Statement, sentence, or argument used to convince or persuade…
Rhetoric
Effective or persuasive speaking ir writing, especially the u…
Ethos
An appeal to ethics & means of convincing someone of the char…
29 terms
AP Lang Rhetoric Quiz
Context
Purpose
Rhetorical triangle is also called
Persona
The occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
Goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
Aristotelian triangle
The character the speaker when he or she writes or speaks
Context
The occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
Purpose
Goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
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