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28 terms
AP Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Allusion
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
"A story or visual image with a second distinct meaning parti…
When a Writer: refers to another situation (historical, mythi…
Repetition of the last word of one clause at the beginning of…
A sub-type of parallelism, when the exact repetition of words…
Allegory
"A story or visual image with a second distinct meaning parti…
Allusion
When a Writer: refers to another situation (historical, mythi…
AP Rhetorical Devices & Figurative Language
Anecdote
Aphorism
Contradiction
Apostrophe
A brief , A brief story or tale told by a character in a piec…
A concise statement designed to make a point or illustrate a…
A direct opposition between things compared; inconsistency
A figure of speech in which a person, thing or abstract quali…
Anecdote
A brief , A brief story or tale told by a character in a piec…
Aphorism
A concise statement designed to make a point or illustrate a…
18 terms
Ap LA Rhetorical Terms Figurative Language
Allusion
Allusion
Allusion
Allusion
Reference to person, place, event or other passage of lit w/o…
creates implied association or brings reader into world of ex…
Authors assume readers recognize orig source & relate meaning…
Orgin in mythology, bib ref, history, legends, geo, or earlie…
Allusion
Reference to person, place, event or other passage of lit w/o…
Allusion
creates implied association or brings reader into world of ex…
28 terms
AP English Language - Figures of Rhetoric
Parallelism
Antithesis
Chiasmus
Parenthesis
(scheme of balance) repeated grammatical structures
(scheme of balance) parallelism used to juxtapose contrasting…
(scheme of balance) words are repeated in different grammatic…
(scheme of interruption) using dashes or commas to interrupt
Parallelism
(scheme of balance) repeated grammatical structures
Antithesis
(scheme of balance) parallelism used to juxtapose contrasting…
31 terms
List One (AP) Rhetorical Devices/Figurative Language
allegory
allusion
anecdote
anticlimax
story in which everything is a symbol
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
short personal story
letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary…
allegory
story in which everything is a symbol
allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
16 terms
Figurative Language and Rhetoric
metaphor
simile
hyperbole
onomatopoeia
Comparing two or more objects using a "to be" (The child is a…
Comparing two objects using like or as... (That car is like a sh…
An extreme exaggeration
Words that imitate sounds, Pow jack
metaphor
Comparing two or more objects using a "to be" (The child is a…
simile
Comparing two objects using like or as... (That car is like a sh…
36 terms
AP Language Figurative/Rhetorical Devices (Unit 1)
Allusion
Analogy
Paradox
Anaphora
A reference to something well-known (piece of literature, wor…
A RELATIONAL comparison or similarity between two sets of obj…
Creates a mental discontinuity that forces the reader to paus…
Deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of…
Allusion
A reference to something well-known (piece of literature, wor…
Analogy
A RELATIONAL comparison or similarity between two sets of obj…
31 terms
List One (AP) Rhetorical Devices/Figurative Language
allegory
allusion
anecdote
anticlimax
story in which everything is a symbol
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
short personal story
letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary…
allegory
story in which everything is a symbol
allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
31 terms
List One (AP) Rhetorical Devices/Figurative Language
allegory
allusion
anecdote
anticlimax
story in which everything is a symbol
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
short personal story
letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary…
allegory
story in which everything is a symbol
allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
22 terms
AP Lit Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
simile
metaphor
synecdoche
metonymy
explicit comparison (using like or as)
implicit comparison; word or phrase denoting one kind of obje…
substituting a part for a whole or a whole for a part ... ex. "f…
substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
simile
explicit comparison (using like or as)
metaphor
implicit comparison; word or phrase denoting one kind of obje…
22 terms
AP Lit- Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
Simile
Metaphor
Synecdoche
Metonymy
An explicit comparison (using like or as)
A word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
Substituting a part for a whole or a whole for part
Substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
Simile
An explicit comparison (using like or as)
Metaphor
A word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
AP Language: Figurative Language
Alliteration
Example of Alliteration
Hyperbole
Example of Hyperbole
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
"Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
A trope composed of exaggerated words or ideals used for emph…
"I've told you a million times not to call me a liar!"
Alliteration
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
Example of Alliteration
"Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
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.
22 terms
AP Literature Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
Simile
Metaphor
Synecdoche
Metonymy
an explicit comparison using like or as
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
substituting a part for a whole for a part. "Fifty sail" for…
substituting the name of something for it attribute or whatev…
Simile
an explicit comparison using like or as
Metaphor
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
55 terms
AP English Terms [Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices]
Rhetoric
diction
colloquialism
denotation
are of using lang effectively
word choice
informal lang
dictionary definition
Rhetoric
are of using lang effectively
diction
word choice
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AP LIT- Rhetorical/Figurative Language Terms
Parallelism
Inversion
Antithesis
Ellipsis
...
Reverse words for emphasis
two opposites put together
...
Parallelism
...
Inversion
Reverse words for emphasis
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE)AP ELA rhetorical terms
Simile
Euphemism
Imagery
Metaphor
An explicit comparison, normally using like, as, or if. EX: T…
From the Greek for "good speech," euphemisms are a more agree…
The sensory details of figurative language used to describe,…
A figure of speech using implied comparison of seemingly unli…
Simile
An explicit comparison, normally using like, as, or if. EX: T…
Euphemism
From the Greek for "good speech," euphemisms are a more agree…
19 terms
AP Rhetorical Devices (Tropes: Figurative Language)
Apostrophe
Antanaclasis
Anthimeria
Enjambment/Enjambement
A figure of speech in which someone some abstract quality, or…
Repetition of a word in two different senses.... "Your argument…
The substitution of one part of speech for another.... "I'll un…
Incomplete syntax at the end of a line; the meaning runs over…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone some abstract quality, or…
Antanaclasis
Repetition of a word in two different senses.... "Your argument…
26 terms
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…
22 terms
AP Lit: Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
simile
metaphor
synecdoche
metonymy
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
substituting a part for a whole or a whole for a part. "fifty…
substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
simile
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
metaphor
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
16 terms
AP Midterm Rhetorical Terms (Yellow- Figurative Language)
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Consonance
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
Alliteration
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
24 terms
Rhetorical Figures on AP English Language and Composition
Onomatopoeia
Litotes
Irony
Chiasmus
The formation or use of words that imitate sounds
Figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which an…
Opposite of literal meaning
A verbal pattern in which the second half of an expression is…
Onomatopoeia
The formation or use of words that imitate sounds
Litotes
Figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which an…
18 terms
Figurative language and rhetoric figures
Anaphora
Apostrophe
Invocation
Chiasmus
The deliberate depiction of a word or phrase at the beginning…
Addressing someone or something that isn't present
Addressing a god, muse, or other supernatural being
Two phrases parallel in syntax but which reverse the order of…
Anaphora
The deliberate depiction of a word or phrase at the beginning…
Apostrophe
Addressing someone or something that isn't present
24 terms
AP Language: Figurative Language
Alliteration
Example of Alliteration
Hyperbole
Example of Hyperbole
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
"Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
A trope composed of exaggerated words or ideals used for emph…
"I've told you a million times not to call me a liar!"
Alliteration
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
Example of Alliteration
"Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
17 terms
Style/Rhetoric Tools - Figurative Language
cliché
idiom
metaphor
simile
an overused expression
a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not…
a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden…
a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing similarit…
cliché
an overused expression
idiom
a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not…
23 terms
2016 Terms Ap Rhetoric Figurative Language Devices and Types of Analogies
Hyberbole
Metophor
Simile
Irony
Extreme exaggeration. Ex.It was so cold I saw polar bears wea…
A direct comparison. Ex. Johnny is a pig when he eats.
Comparison with like or as. Ex.Busy as a bee
A humorous way to describe the opposite.Ex. A man who is a tr…
Hyberbole
Extreme exaggeration. Ex.It was so cold I saw polar bears wea…
Metophor
A direct comparison. Ex. Johnny is a pig when he eats.
27 terms
AP Language & Composition - Literary and Rhetorical Terms - Figures of Speech and Rhetorical Terms
Analogy
Apostrophe
Cliché
Conceit
A comparison of two different things that is similar in some…
A figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent…
An expression that has been overused to the extent that its f…
A comparison of two unlikely things that is drawn out within…
Analogy
A comparison of two different things that is similar in some…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which one directly addresses an absent…
12 terms
Rhetorical Devices - Figurative Language
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Alliteration
Appealing to character, authority, goodness.
Appeal to emotion
Appeal to logic, reason, facts
Repeated beginning consonant sounds. Example: The fog filtere…
Ethos
Appealing to character, authority, goodness.
Pathos
Appeal to emotion
14 terms
Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
Simile
Metaphor
Synecdoche
Metonymy
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
substituting a part for a whole or a whole for a part. "Fifty…
substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
Simile
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
Metaphor
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
40 terms
Rhetorical/Figurative Language & Terms
parallelism
inversion
antithesis
ellipses
recurrent syntactical similarity; use of successive construct…
normal order of words is reversed
two opposite ideas put together in a sentence
an omission of a part of a sentence or even, which forces the…
parallelism
recurrent syntactical similarity; use of successive construct…
inversion
normal order of words is reversed
14 terms
Figurative Language, Rhetoric and Rhyme
Allegory
Pun
Assonance
Alliteration
A story, poem or picture which can be interpreted to reveal a…
A joke exploiting the different meanings of a word or the fac…
The resemblance of sound between syllables in nearby words ar…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allegory
A story, poem or picture which can be interpreted to reveal a…
Pun
A joke exploiting the different meanings of a word or the fac…
16 terms
AP FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
Allegory:
Character allegory:
Apostrophe (related to personification):
Irony:
a type of symbolism. An allegory is a description or a narrat…
In Dante's Inferno, characters often represent various ideal…
aaddressing something for someone (or someone) non-living or…
Irony exists when there is a discrepancy between what is perc…
Allegory:
a type of symbolism. An allegory is a description or a narrat…
Character allegory:
In Dante's Inferno, characters often represent various ideal…
47 terms
figurative language and rhetorical devices
figures of speech
simile def
simile ex
metaphor def
simile, metaphor, synecdoche, metonymy, periphrasis, personif…
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
her lips are like roses
a word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
figures of speech
simile, metaphor, synecdoche, metonymy, periphrasis, personif…
simile def
an explicit comparison (using like or as)
22 terms
Figurative language and rhetorical devices
simile
metaphor
synecdoche
metonymy
an explicit comparison, using like or as. "Her lips are like…
A word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
substituting a part for a whole or a whole for a part. "Fifty…
substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
simile
an explicit comparison, using like or as. "Her lips are like…
metaphor
A word or phrase denoting one kind of object or idea used in…
22 terms
Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
similie
metaphor
synecdoche
metonymy
A comparison using like or as
A comparison without using like or as
a figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the w…
substituting the name of something for its attribute or whate…
similie
A comparison using like or as
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
5 terms
Rhetoric #4: Figurative Language
Metonymy (muh tahn uh mē)
Synecdoche (sin EK duh kē)
Eponym (EP uh him)
Transferred Epithet
A type of metaphor in which something closely associated with…
A part of the subject is substituted for the whole, or the wh…
A specific type of allusion, substituting the name of the per…
An adjective modifying a noun that it cannot normally modify…
Metonymy (muh tahn uh mē)
A type of metaphor in which something closely associated with…
Synecdoche (sin EK duh kē)
A part of the subject is substituted for the whole, or the wh…
16 terms
AP Language: Figurative Language
allusion
analogy
apostrophe
conceit
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
a fanciful expression usually in the form of an extended meta…
allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
analogy
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
29 terms
Rhetoric & Figurative Language
Parallelism
Chiasmus
Antithesis
Climax
the presentation of several ideas of equal importance by putt…
A type of parallelism where similar elements of a sentence ar…
Contrasts two ideas by placing them next to each other, almos…
the mounting by degrees through linked words or phrases, usua…
Parallelism
the presentation of several ideas of equal importance by putt…
Chiasmus
A type of parallelism where similar elements of a sentence ar…
16 terms
AP Language: Figurative Language
Allusion
Analogy
Apostrophe
Conceit
a direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
a similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
a figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
a fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
Allusion
a direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Analogy
a similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
23 terms
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…
...
16 terms
Rhetorical Devices and Figurative Language
Anaphora
Hypophora
Repetition
Rhetorical Question
repetition of the same word or groups of words at the beginni…
raising a question to answer it... Ex. When will we be satisfied…
repeating the same word or phrase for emphasis... Ex. work toget…
Asking a question with no answer expected
Anaphora
repetition of the same word or groups of words at the beginni…
Hypophora
raising a question to answer it... Ex. When will we be satisfied…
30 terms
Essay Terms, Figurative Language, and Rhetoric
essay
introduction
thesis
body paragraph
A piece of writing providing your thoughts and evidence about…
An essay's first paragraph.
Also called a main idea, it is a sentence with a debatable cl…
Middle paragraphs developing points related to your thesis, a…
essay
A piece of writing providing your thoughts and evidence about…
introduction
An essay's first paragraph.
20 terms
Rhetoric and Figurative Language 2
Balance
Catharsis
Casual relationship
Chiasmus
Construction in which both halves of the sentence are about t…
Process by which an unhealthy emotional state produced by an…
Writer asserts that one thing results from another
Arrangement of repeated thoughts in pattern XY-YX, short and…
Balance
Construction in which both halves of the sentence are about t…
Catharsis
Process by which an unhealthy emotional state produced by an…
28 terms
Rhetoric and Figurative Language
Rhetoric
Classical Appeals
logos
ethos
stylistic devices the writer uses to appeal to a certain audi…
Aristotle identified 3 methods of appealing to an audience as…
appeal to reason and logic
an appeal to the speakers credibility
Rhetoric
stylistic devices the writer uses to appeal to a certain audi…
Classical Appeals
Aristotle identified 3 methods of appealing to an audience as…
33 terms
Rhetoric and Figurative Language
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
Imagery
Appeal to reason and logic
Appeal to the speakers credibility
Appeal to emotion
Is used to convey a sensory perception (visual, auditory)
Logos
Appeal to reason and logic
Ethos
Appeal to the speakers credibility
30 terms
Figurative Language & Rhetoric
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Idiom
Simile
the repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close to…
excessive exaggeration
an expression whose meaning cannot be inferred from the liter…
a comparison that uses like or as
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close to…
Hyperbole
excessive exaggeration
15 terms
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…
Rhetoric- Figurative Language
simile
analogy
metaphor
catachresis
comparison uses "like" or "as"
compares two things- are alike in several respects, purpose o…
implied comparison that does not use word like or as
emphasis on metaphor/ comparison
simile
comparison uses "like" or "as"
analogy
compares two things- are alike in several respects, purpose o…
19 terms
Figurative Language and Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Metaphor
The author repeats the initial constant sound. Ex. Peter Pipe…
In the text, the author makes a reference to a historical fig…
It's a comparison of two things that are similar in some aspe…
Two things compared without using like or as.
Alliteration
The author repeats the initial constant sound. Ex. Peter Pipe…
Allusion
In the text, the author makes a reference to a historical fig…
20 terms
Rhetoric and Figurative Language
Rhetoric
Logos
Ethos
Pathos
The stylistic devices an author uses to appeal successfully t…
Appeal to reason and logic
Appeal to the speaker's credibility
An appeal to the emotions, values, or desires of the audience
Rhetoric
The stylistic devices an author uses to appeal successfully t…
Logos
Appeal to reason and logic
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