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93 terms
Language of Composition
rhetorical appeals
ethos
counterargument
concession (concede)
Rhetorical techniques used to persuade an audience by emphasi…
Greek for "character." Speakers appeal to ethos to demonstrat…
An opposing argument to the one a writer is putting forward.…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
rhetorical appeals
Rhetorical techniques used to persuade an audience by emphasi…
ethos
Greek for "character." Speakers appeal to ethos to demonstrat…
64 terms
APLANG Language terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anadiplosis
anaphora
sentence where a series of words in a row have the same first…
when a person or author make an indirect reference in speech/…
repitition of the last word in a line or a clause in a way wh…
repitition of the first part of the sentence, to reach artist…
Alliteration
sentence where a series of words in a row have the same first…
Allusion
when a person or author make an indirect reference in speech/…
16 terms
APLANG Figurative Language Terms
Simile
Personification
metaphor
implied metaphor
comparison using like or as
giving nonhuman objects, human characteristics
comparison not using like or as
a metaphor imbedded in a sentence rather than expressed direc…
Simile
comparison using like or as
Personification
giving nonhuman objects, human characteristics
28 terms
The Language of Composition
rhetoric
audience
context
purpose
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
readers or listeners observing/ reading the piece of literature
the occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
rhetoric
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
audience
readers or listeners observing/ reading the piece of literature
65 terms
APLANG Language terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anadiplosis
anaphora
sentence where a series of words in a row have the same first…
when a person or author make an indirect reference to a perso…
repitition of the last word in a line or a clause in a way wh…
repitition of the first part of the sentence, to reach artist…
Alliteration
sentence where a series of words in a row have the same first…
Allusion
when a person or author make an indirect reference to a perso…
APLANG vocab: The language of argument
Assertion
Claim
Implicit
Explicit
A confident statement of fact or belief... Your main argument po…
State something prior to providing concrete proof.... The thesis…
Implied but not expressed plainly... Universal truths you assume…
stated clearly, with no room for confusion or doubt.... Main arg…
Assertion
A confident statement of fact or belief... Your main argument po…
Claim
State something prior to providing concrete proof.... The thesis…
26 terms
The Language of Composition Chapter 1
Aristotle
the main purpose of rhetoric is to
Rhetoric is situational and has
The context of a speech sometimes aris…
a Greek philosopher who defined rhetoric as the faculty for o…
persuade
context and purpose
cultural bias
Aristotle
a Greek philosopher who defined rhetoric as the faculty for o…
the main purpose of rhetoric is to
persuade
47 terms
Language/Composition
Allegory
Allusion
Anaphora
Anecdote
A story, poem, or picture thay can be interpteted to reveal a…
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
A short account of an interesting or humorous incident
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture thay can be interpteted to reveal a…
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
25 terms
The Language of Composition.Chapter One
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
60 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary
Expletive
Asyndeton
Polysyndeton
Understatement
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
noun, using several conjunctions in close succession, especia…
noun, a statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to wh…
Expletive
noun, a profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or…
Asyndeton
noun, the omission of conjunctions like "and" or "but" where…
21 terms
The Language of Composition
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
28 terms
The Language of Composition
rhetoric
audience
context
purpose
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
readers or listeners observing/ reading the piece of literature
the occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
rhetoric
the faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
audience
readers or listeners observing/ reading the piece of literature
26 terms
The Language of Composition Chapter 1
Aristotle
the main purpose of rhetoric is to
Rhetoric is situational and has
The context of a speech sometimes aris…
a Greek philosopher who defined rhetoric as the faculty for o…
persuade
context and purpose
cultural bias
Aristotle
a Greek philosopher who defined rhetoric as the faculty for o…
the main purpose of rhetoric is to
persuade
Language of Composition
Audience
Ethos
purpose
tone
Who
Credibility
goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
type and thoroughness of information presented
Audience
Who
Ethos
Credibility
37 terms
The Language of Composition Chapter 3
Ad Hominem
Appeal to False Authority
Argument
Backing
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
In the Toulmin model, this consists of further assurances or…
Ad Hominem
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
Appeal to False Authority
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
213 terms
AP Language and Composition Terms
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Argument that appeals to emotion rather than reason, to feeli…
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…
Ad hominem argument
Argument that appeals to emotion rather than reason, to feeli…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
15 terms
Chapter 2 Language of Composition
Close reading
Style
Diction
Syntax
a process of focusing attention on themes and techniques used…
the distinctive quality of speech or writing created by the s…
choice of words
arrangement of words in sentences
Close reading
a process of focusing attention on themes and techniques used…
Style
the distinctive quality of speech or writing created by the s…
23 terms
The Language of Composition.Chapter Two
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea (real or fictit…
The repetition of a word or phrase of the beginning of succes…
The repetition of words in reverse order to emphasize a point…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
Allusion
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea (real or fictit…
213 terms
AP Language and Composition Terms
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Argument that appeals to emotion rather than reason, to feeli…
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…
Ad hominem argument
Argument that appeals to emotion rather than reason, to feeli…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
90 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary
audience
concession
context
counterargument
One's listener or readership; those to whom text is addressed
An argumentative strategy by which a speaker or writer acknow…
Words, events, or circumstances that help determine meaning
An opposing argument to the one a writer is putting forward
audience
One's listener or readership; those to whom text is addressed
concession
An argumentative strategy by which a speaker or writer acknow…
66 terms
AP Language & Composition Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
A narrative, either in verse or prose, in which character, ac…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
Allegory
A narrative, either in verse or prose, in which character, ac…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
35 terms
language composition
Alliterarion
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
repetition of the same sound begining several words in sequence
brief refrence to person, event, or place, real or fictious o…
repetition of a word or phrase of the begining of successive…
repetition or words in reverse order
Alliterarion
repetition of the same sound begining several words in sequence
Allusion
brief refrence to person, event, or place, real or fictious o…
23 terms
language composition
oxymoron
paradox
parallelism
parody
combines two contradicting words into one sentenc
a seeming contradiction that reveals a truth
uses same syntactical structures repeatedly for effect
to make fun of a work using some of the same styles
oxymoron
combines two contradicting words into one sentenc
paradox
a seeming contradiction that reveals a truth
56 terms
Academic Vocabulary and Language Review APLANG
what do you call the instructions a pl…
the method of narration in a literary…
the time and location in which a story…
the background information of a litera…
stage direction
narration
setting
exposition
what do you call the instructions a pl…
stage direction
the method of narration in a literary…
narration
14 terms
English Language and Composition #3
Claim
Grounds
Warrant
Backing
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
Shows the relationship between the grounds and the claim, leg…
Gives answers to different questions and supports the warrant…
Claim
A statement that the speaker is asking the audience to accept…
Grounds
Basis of real persuasion and the rest of the argument. The re…
78 terms
Language & Composition
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 a successive clau…
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…
37 terms
The Language of Composition Chapter 3
Ad Hominem
Appeal to False Authority
Argument
Backing
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
A process of reasoned inquiry; a persuasive discourse resulti…
In the Toulmin model, this consists of further assurances or…
Ad Hominem
Latin for "against the man," this fallacy refers to the speci…
Appeal to False Authority
This fallacy occurs when someone who has no expertise to spea…
56 terms
Academic Vocabulary and Language Review APLANG
what do you call the instructions a pl…
the method of narration in a literary…
the time and location in which a story…
the background information of a litera…
stage direction
narration
setting
exposition
what do you call the instructions a pl…
stage direction
the method of narration in a literary…
narration
34 terms
AP Language and Composition Vocabulary
ad hominem
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
allegory
alliteration
latin for "to the man," this fallacy refers to the specific d…
latin for "to the people" this fallacy occurs when evidence u…
a literary work that portrays abstract ideas concretely. Char…
repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of se…
ad hominem
latin for "to the man," this fallacy refers to the specific d…
ad populum (bandwagon appeal)
latin for "to the people" this fallacy occurs when evidence u…
64 terms
AP Language and Composition Terms
passive voice
active voice
ad hominem argument
allegory
the subject is being acted upon; form of the verb indicating…
When the subject of a sentence is the actor, and not being ac…
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or c…
passive voice
the subject is being acted upon; form of the verb indicating…
active voice
When the subject of a sentence is the actor, and not being ac…
78 terms
The Language of Composition
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
23 terms
The Language of Composition
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
7 terms
Language of Composition
Antimetabole
Archaic Diction
Cumulative Sentence
Hortative Sentence
Repitition of words in reverse order.
Old-fashioned or outdated choice of words.
Sentence that completes the main idea at the beginning of the…
Sentence that exhorts, advises, calls to action.
Antimetabole
Repitition of words in reverse order.
Archaic Diction
Old-fashioned or outdated choice of words.
The Language of Composition
Rhetoric
Arrangement
Introduction
The Classical Model
the study of effective, persuasive language use
How the piece is organized
Introduces reader to the subject
...
Rhetoric
the study of effective, persuasive language use
Arrangement
How the piece is organized
100 terms
AP Language and Composition Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Analogy
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
An indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
quality of being intentionally unclear. Events or situations…
An extended comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things.
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…
11 terms
Language and Composition
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
A piece of literature with two levels of meaning. Literal tel…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in order to create…
A reference to anything that the educated reader should know,…
A method of explaining a complex idea by associating or showi…
Allegory
A piece of literature with two levels of meaning. Literal tel…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in order to create…
21 terms
The Language of Composition
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
29 terms
Language of Composition
Rhetoric
Texts
Occasion
Context
The faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
Culture products that can be read EX: essays, political carto…
time and place a text is written or spoken
Occasion exsists within a specific context-the circumstances,…
Rhetoric
The faculty of observing in any given case the available mean…
Texts
Culture products that can be read EX: essays, political carto…
21 terms
Language of Composition
Rhetoric
Audience
Texts
Occasion
Aristotle defined as "the faculty of observing in any given c…
Listener, viewer, reader of a text or performance
Any cultural product that can be "read" - meaning not just co…
Time and place the text was written or spoken
Rhetoric
Aristotle defined as "the faculty of observing in any given c…
Audience
Listener, viewer, reader of a text or performance
170 terms
Language and composition
allegory
alliteration - The repetition of sound…
shells"). Although the term is not fre…
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
...
...
allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration - The repetition of sound…
...
60 terms
AP Language and Composition Terms
Apostrophe
Antecedent
Oxymoron
Didactic
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
The word, phrase, or clause, referred to by a pronoun
Figure of speech wherein the author groups apparently contrad…
Literally means "teaching"
Apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Antecedent
The word, phrase, or clause, referred to by a pronoun
10 terms
Language of Composition
The Epic of Gilgamesh
Ramayana
The Prose Edda
Punchkin
Akkadian
English
Old Icelandic
English
The Epic of Gilgamesh
Akkadian
Ramayana
English
18 terms
Language and Composition
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
apostrophe
repetition of initial consonant sound
reference to another library work
repetition of words or phrases the beginning of consecutive l…
a speaker addresses something is not here
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sound
allusion
reference to another library work
38 terms
Language of Composition
audience
concession
polemic
refutation
the listener, viewer, or reader; texts usually have multiple
an acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Greek for "hostile"; aggressive argument that tries to establ…
a denial of the validity of an opposing argument, In order to…
audience
the listener, viewer, or reader; texts usually have multiple
concession
an acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Language And Composition
Occasion
Context
Purpose
Speaker
The time and place a speech or text was written.
The circumstances, and aspects of attitude and atmosphere sur…
The goal of an author.
The author of a text.
Occasion
The time and place a speech or text was written.
Context
The circumstances, and aspects of attitude and atmosphere sur…
25 terms
Language and composition
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
Aphorism
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
A brief explanation, summary, or evaluation of a text or work…
A short, pithy statement of a generally accepted truth or sen…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Analogy
A comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
68 terms
Language and composition
Pun
Metaphor
Synecdoche
Metonymy
A play on the meaning of words.
An implied comparison btween two unlike things.
Related to classification and division.
Designation of one thing with something closely associated wi…
Pun
A play on the meaning of words.
Metaphor
An implied comparison btween two unlike things.
28 terms
The language of composition
Rhetoric
Audience
Context
Purpose
The study of effective,bpersuasiveblanguage use; according to…
Ones listeners or readership; this to whom a speech or piece…
Words, events, or circumstances that help determine mesnings
Ones intentions or objective in a speech or piece of writing
Rhetoric
The study of effective,bpersuasiveblanguage use; according to…
Audience
Ones listeners or readership; this to whom a speech or piece…
16 terms
language and composition
components of toulmin model
claim
grounds
warrant
claim, grounds, warrant, backing, rebuttal, and qualification
position
evidence for claim
connects grounds to claim (assumption)
components of toulmin model
claim, grounds, warrant, backing, rebuttal, and qualification
claim
position
21 terms
The Language of Composition
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
Audience
Concession
Connotation
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
Meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
Aristotelian/Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that illustrates the interrelationship among the sp…
Audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
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