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AP English 11 Rhetoric
ethos
logos
pathos
closed thesis
to show that they are credible and trustworthy
reason by offering clear, rational ideas
appeal to emotions, desires, values, and shared hopes or fears
a statement that previews the points the writer intends to ma…
ethos
to show that they are credible and trustworthy
logos
reason by offering clear, rational ideas
118 terms
AP English 11: Rhetoric Terms
Parallel Structure
Countering the Opposition
Anaphora
Repetition
use of words, phrases, clauses, or sentences that are similar…
stating a strong argument of one's opponent and then refuting…
form of repetition occurring through words at the beginning o…
restating a word, phrase, clause, or sentence with purpose
Parallel Structure
use of words, phrases, clauses, or sentences that are similar…
Countering the Opposition
stating a strong argument of one's opponent and then refuting…
34 terms
English 11 Ap - Rhetorical
Active Voice
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Antecedent
When the subject is doing the action
Repetition of a prominent and usually the last word in one ph…
repetition of a word or expression at the beginning of succes…
a word or phrase that is represented by another word
Active Voice
When the subject is doing the action
Anadiplosis
Repetition of a prominent and usually the last word in one ph…
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AP English 11 Rhetoric Terms
Rhetoric
Trope
Scheme
Mode
Study of all the tools of language used in speaking and in wr…
Artful deviations from ordinary or expected use of a word (co…
Artful deviations from a normal/ordinary arrangement of words…
A type of writing - autobiographical/cause-and-effect/observa…
Rhetoric
Study of all the tools of language used in speaking and in wr…
Trope
Artful deviations from ordinary or expected use of a word (co…
150 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Devices
Adage
Adage
Allegory
Allegory
An ancient saying, brief and sometimes mysterious, that has b…
Ex. Not quantity but quality.
A sustained metaphor continued through whole sentences or eve…
Ex. The ship of state has sailed through rougher storms than…
Adage
An ancient saying, brief and sometimes mysterious, that has b…
Adage
Ex. Not quantity but quality.
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AP English 11 - Underland - Rhetoric Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
A work that functions on a symbolic level (a type of extended…
The repetition of sounds at the beginning of words, such as "…
A reference to another work outside of the present work.
Drawing a comparison to show a similarity in some respect. It…
Allegory
A work that functions on a symbolic level (a type of extended…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds at the beginning of words, such as "…
Rhetoric Terms-AP English 11
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…
118 terms
AP English 11: Rhetoric Terms
Parallel Structure
Countering the Opposition
Anaphora
Repetition
use of words, phrases, clauses, or sentences that are similar…
stating a strong argument of one's opponent and then refuting…
form of repetition occurring through words at the beginning o…
restating a word, phrase, clause, or sentence with purpose
Parallel Structure
use of words, phrases, clauses, or sentences that are similar…
Countering the Opposition
stating a strong argument of one's opponent and then refuting…
34 terms
AP English 11 Rhetoric Terms
Active Voice
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Antecedent
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
the repetition of the last word of a preceding clause. the wo…
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
a thing or event that exists before or logically precedes ano…
Active Voice
when the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
Anadiplosis
the repetition of the last word of a preceding clause. the wo…
84 terms
AP English 11 Rhetoric Devices
ad hominem argument
allegory
alliteration
allusion
An argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Repetition of consonant sounds
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
ad hominem argument
An argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
74 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
From the Latin meaning "to or against the man," this is an ar…
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 that is presumabl…
Ad hominem argument
From the Latin meaning "to or against the man," this is an ar…
Allegory
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
150 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Devices
Adage
Adage
Allegory
Allegory
An ancient saying, brief and sometimes mysterious, that has b…
Ex. Not quantity but quality.
A sustained metaphor continued through whole sentences or eve…
Ex. The ship of state has sailed through rougher storms than…
Adage
An ancient saying, brief and sometimes mysterious, that has b…
Adage
Ex. Not quantity but quality.
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AP English 11 Rhetoric Test
Lecture of a Missionary
Declaration of Independence
Speech in the Virginia Convention
Queen Elizabeth's speech to the troops
RED JACKET ... "Brother"... "Great Spirit"
"We hold these truths to be self-evident"
PATRICK HENRY "Is life so dear or peace so sweet to be purcha…
"Let tyrants fear"
Lecture of a Missionary
RED JACKET ... "Brother"... "Great Spirit"
Declaration of Independence
"We hold these truths to be self-evident"
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms Semester 1
metanoia
hortative sentence
anaphora
antecedent
self-correction in speech or writing
a sentence that exhorts; a call to action
repetition of a word or words at the beginning of successive…
the noun or noun phrase to which a pronoun refers
metanoia
self-correction in speech or writing
hortative sentence
a sentence that exhorts; a call to action
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ENGLISH 11 AP Rhetorical Terms
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 the word beyo…
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 English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Ad hominem
Ad populum
Alliteration
Allusion
Latin for "to the man"; refers to the specific diversionary t…
"bandwagon appeal"; occurs when evidence boils down to everyb…
Repetition of the same sound beginning with several words or…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
Ad hominem
Latin for "to the man"; refers to the specific diversionary t…
Ad populum
"bandwagon appeal"; occurs when evidence boils down to everyb…
33 terms
AP English 11: Rhetorical devices
hyperbole
understatement
litotes
rhetorical question
extreme exaggeration to illustrate a point (pathos appeal)
a discriptive statement that is less than what one would expect
a word opposite to the to the condition to illustrate a point
asking a question that has an implied answer
hyperbole
extreme exaggeration to illustrate a point (pathos appeal)
understatement
a discriptive statement that is less than what one would expect
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ap English 11 rhetorical devices
diction
figurative language
rhetoric
rhetorical devices
the word choice made by a writer
language employing one or more figures of speech
art of present ideas in a clear, effective, and persuasive
literary techniques used to heighten the effectiveness of exp…
diction
the word choice made by a writer
figurative language
language employing one or more figures of speech
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AP ENGLISH 11 RHETORICAL TERMS
Absolutes
Abstract
Alliteration
Allusion
Words that are free from any restriction or condition, implyi…
Not related to the concrete properties of an object ... ~more th…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds or any vowel sound…
A figure of speech which makes brief, casual reference to a h…
Absolutes
Words that are free from any restriction or condition, implyi…
Abstract
Not related to the concrete properties of an object ... ~more th…
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English 11 AP: Rhetorical Devices
Meiosis
Metonymy
Oxymoron
Paradox
Understatement: A kind of irony where stating something in te…
A type of metaphor in which something closely associated with…
The use of two words whose meanings are contradictory to conv…
A self-contradictory and not necessarily true statement.
Meiosis
Understatement: A kind of irony where stating something in te…
Metonymy
A type of metaphor in which something closely associated with…
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Devices
Hyperbole
Understatement
Litotes
Antithesis
Exaggerate an opinion and show difference between two things
Force of a descriptive statement is less than one would norma…
Emphasizes point by using a word opposite to condition; Often…
Contrast in language to bring contrast in ideas; point out fi…
Hyperbole
Exaggerate an opinion and show difference between two things
Understatement
Force of a descriptive statement is less than one would norma…
42 terms
AP English 11-Rhetorical Devices
Allegory (definition)
allegory example
alliteration
alliteration example
the device of using character and/ or story elements symbolic…
animal farm
a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Pickled Peppers
Allegory (definition)
the device of using character and/ or story elements symbolic…
allegory example
animal farm
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AP English 11 * Rhetorical Terms
Speaker
Audience
Purpose
(Purpose) Inform
The voice of a work; an author may speak as himself or hersel…
The group of readers or listeners to whom this piece is direc…
The reason behind the text.
(Purpose) The author is trying to teach you about something.
Speaker
The voice of a work; an author may speak as himself or hersel…
Audience
The group of readers or listeners to whom this piece is direc…
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Test
Rhetorical Triangle
Précis
Précis
Propositions of Fact
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
What does the Rhetorical Triangle help form?
A brief summary of the main points and ideas of a piece of wr…
Proposes whether something is or is not, true or false. Frequ…
Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
Précis
What does the Rhetorical Triangle help form?
Rhetorical terms for English 11 AP
Scheme
Simple sentence
Trope
Apostrophe
Change in standard word order or pattern
Sentence with one independent clause
Use of figurative language
When a speaker breaks off from addressing with one party and…
Scheme
Change in standard word order or pattern
Simple sentence
Sentence with one independent clause
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Rhetorical Devices AP English 11
theme
symbolism
synecdoche
metonymy
overall messege
representation ... Red hunting hat
part representing the whole... ask for her hand
living symbolism... hollywood
theme
overall messege
symbolism
representation ... Red hunting hat
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AP English 11-Rhetorical Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds especially initial constants in tow…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds especially initial constants in tow…
37 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Ambiguity
Anaphora
Antecedent
Antithesis
uncertainty or obscurity of meaning in language ex. "a good l…
repetition of a word at the beginning of two or more successi…
noun that precedes a pronoun and is the non to which the pron…
placing of a sentence or one of its parts against another to…
Ambiguity
uncertainty or obscurity of meaning in language ex. "a good l…
Anaphora
repetition of a word at the beginning of two or more successi…
50 terms
AP English 11 (Rhetorical Terms)
SOAPSTone
Logos
Diction
Syntax
Subject, Occasion, Audience, Purpose, Speaker, Tone.
Appeal to logic.
A writer's or speaker's choice of words.
Sentence structure.
SOAPSTone
Subject, Occasion, Audience, Purpose, Speaker, Tone.
Logos
Appeal to logic.
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English 11 AP Rhetorical Devices
euphony
chiasmus
apostrophe
personification
the quality of being pleasing to the ear, especially through…
2 or more clauses are balanced against each other by the reve…
referring to an inanimate object... ex: ugh, cell phone, why wo…
a figure intended to represent an abstract quality... ex: the w…
euphony
the quality of being pleasing to the ear, especially through…
chiasmus
2 or more clauses are balanced against each other by the reve…
28 terms
AP English 11- rhetorical devices
Anaphora
Asyndeton
Anastrophe
Antanaclasis
repitition of the beginning of sentences
omitting of conjunctions between words, phrases, or clauses
normal order of words is reversed
same word is repeated with a different meaning
Anaphora
repitition of the beginning of sentences
Asyndeton
omitting of conjunctions between words, phrases, or clauses
23 terms
AP English 11: Rhetorical Terminology
Rhetoric
Rhetorical strategies/functions/modes
Rhetorical feautures
Figurative Language
Describes the principles governing the art of writing effecti…
Describes the variety, conventions, and purposes of the major…
Poetic features like imagery, metaphor, etc.
Normally operates according to one of two literary devices: c…
Rhetoric
Describes the principles governing the art of writing effecti…
Rhetorical strategies/functions/modes
Describes the variety, conventions, and purposes of the major…
18 terms
English 11 AP Rhetorical Terminology
Anecdote
Candor
Colloquial
Cliche
a short narrative used as an example to clarify a concept
honesty, frankness
informal speech or language
over used expression that has lost its freshness
Anecdote
a short narrative used as an example to clarify a concept
Candor
honesty, frankness
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Rhetorical Terms AP English 11
Pun
Litotes
Synedoche
Metonymy
Joke that plays of multiple meanings of a word
Using double negatives to emphasize the opposite of what is b…
Using a part of a word/phrase to represent the whole
A different word used to refer to another actually thing that…
Pun
Joke that plays of multiple meanings of a word
Litotes
Using double negatives to emphasize the opposite of what is b…
57 terms
AP ENGLISH 11 Rhetorical Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are…
Repeating consonant sounds at the beginning of words. Alliter…
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
a word, phrase, or statement which contains more than one mea…
Allegory
a figure of speech in which abstract ideas and principles are…
Alliteration
Repeating consonant sounds at the beginning of words. Alliter…
17 terms
AP English 11: Rhetorical Terms
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
analogy
(n.) repeating a constant sound in close proximity to others,…
(n.) a casual reference in literature to a person, place, eve…
(n.) a negative term applied to a vague or equivocal, uncerta…
(n.) the modification of grammatical usage from the desire fo…
alliteration
(n.) repeating a constant sound in close proximity to others,…
allusion
(n.) a casual reference in literature to a person, place, eve…
61 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
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…
30 terms
Rhetorical terms ap english 11
Active voice
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
The subject of the sentence performs the action expressed in…
Reference to another work ex.)the war traumatized many member…
Deliberate repitition of part of the sentence, usually the fi…
Repitition of a phrase, only reversed ex.) fair is foul and f…
Active voice
The subject of the sentence performs the action expressed in…
Allusion
Reference to another work ex.)the war traumatized many member…
126 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Comes from the Latin phrase meaning, "to the man." It refers…
A fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or c…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A passing reference to a familiar person, place, or thing dra…
Ad Hominem Argument
Comes from the Latin phrase meaning, "to the man." It refers…
Allegory
A fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or c…
101 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
...
...
...
...
allegory
...
alliteration
...
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11 AP English Rhetorical Terms
Rhetoric
Audience
Context
Purpose
The study of persuasive, effective language; "available means…
one's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
The occasion or time and place it was written or spoken
a goal that the speaker or writer wants to achieve
Rhetoric
The study of persuasive, effective language; "available means…
Audience
one's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
40 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical vocab
Expletive
Parallelism
Chiasmus
Antithesis
Single word or phrase used to lend emphasis to following words
Recurrent syntactical similarity, repeated grammar structure
Reverse parallelism, second part of a grammatical constructio…
Clear, contrasting relationship between two ideas
Expletive
Single word or phrase used to lend emphasis to following words
Parallelism
Recurrent syntactical similarity, repeated grammar structure
19 terms
English 11 AP Rhetorical Devices
hyperbole
understatement
litotes
antithesis
exaggeration
to play down how bad something is
to play down how bad somethings by saying the opposite
a contrast or opposition between two things.
hyperbole
exaggeration
understatement
to play down how bad something is
22 terms
Rhetorical Terms AP English 11
Absolutes
Abstract diction
Academic Diction
Active Voice
Adverbial clause missing a verb
Describing something that is seemingly impossible to put in w…
Word choice
The subject is doing the acting, the verb is the active voice
Absolutes
Adverbial clause missing a verb
Abstract diction
Describing something that is seemingly impossible to put in w…
39 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Parallelism
Isocolon
Antithesis
Climatic
Similarity of structure in a pair or series of words, phrases…
A series of similarly structured elements having the same len…
Contrasting ideas placed side by side, often using parallel s…
The arrangement of words, phrases, or clauses, in an order of…
Parallelism
Similarity of structure in a pair or series of words, phrases…
Isocolon
A series of similarly structured elements having the same len…
34 terms
AP english 11 rhetorical strategies
apposition
periphrasis
euphemism
synecdoche
description or explanation following a noun
1) the substitution of descriptive words for a proper name ... 2…
substitution of a word or phrase for a softer and delicate me…
a whole of something is represented by part of it
apposition
description or explanation following a noun
periphrasis
1) the substitution of descriptive words for a proper name ... 2…
40 terms
AP 11 English Rhetorical Devices
Colloquialism
Hypophora
Onomatopoeia
Polysyndeton
the use of informal and everyday words, phrases or slang to a…
asking a question and then immediately answering it
the use of words to recreate a sound
the use of conjunctions to join connected clauses where they…
Colloquialism
the use of informal and everyday words, phrases or slang to a…
Hypophora
asking a question and then immediately answering it
34 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Rhetoric
Audience
Context
Purpose
The study of persuasive, effective language; available means…
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
The occasion or the time and place it was written or spoken
A goal that the speaker or writer want to achieve
Rhetoric
The study of persuasive, effective language; available means…
Audience
One's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece…
10 terms
English 11 AP Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
A Symbolic story that serves as a kind of extended metaphor.…
A historical, cultural, or literary reference.
The comparison of a thing or a situation to an unrelated thin…
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of successive…
Allegory
A Symbolic story that serves as a kind of extended metaphor.…
Allusion
A historical, cultural, or literary reference.
28 terms
Rhetorical Terms- AP English 11
Ad hominem argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
From the latin meaning "to or against the man", an argument t…
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Th repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something that is presumabl…
Ad hominem argument
From the latin meaning "to or against the man", an argument t…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
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