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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…
44 terms
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…
rhetoric schemes English 11 AP
Parallelism
Isocolon
Asyndeton
Antithesis
Used to balance ideas or to build towards a climax... Makes the…
Succession of coauses of approximately equal length and corre…
An omission of conjunctions between closet it's use can have…
Contracts ideas and balance phrases or clauses
Parallelism
Used to balance ideas or to build towards a climax... Makes the…
Isocolon
Succession of coauses of approximately equal length and corre…
6 terms
Rhetoric Schemes English 11 AP
Epistrophe
Anadiplosis
Antimetabole
Apostrophe
Repetition of the same group of words at the end of successiv…
Repetition of the last word of one clause at the beginning of…
When words are repeated in different grammatical forms.
An address to a dead or absent person or to an inanimate obje…
Epistrophe
Repetition of the same group of words at the end of successiv…
Anadiplosis
Repetition of the last word of one clause at the beginning of…
75 terms
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 "…
7 terms
AP English 11, Rhetorical Triangle
Purpose
Context
Speaker
Subject
what the artist is hoping to accomplish (sometimes subtle, or…
the historical, cultural, social, geographic, and other facto…
character/characterization of the author (often conveyed thro…
the heart of the writing or art (often indirect)
Purpose
what the artist is hoping to accomplish (sometimes subtle, or…
Context
the historical, cultural, social, geographic, and other facto…
41 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Test
Rhetorical Triangle
Efficacy
Précis
Précis
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
(n) the quality of being able to produce the intended effect
What does the Rhetorical Triangle help form?
A brief summary of the main points and ideas of a piece of wr…
Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
Efficacy
(n) the quality of being able to produce the intended effect
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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
9 terms
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"
67 terms
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…
21 terms
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…
25 terms
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
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…
61 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
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…
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
AP English 11 Rhetorical Devices
oxymoron
analogy
nostalgia
litote
figure of speech that combines two apparently contradictory e…
comparison of two things that are alike in some respect, meta…
desire to return in thought of fact or former time
form of understatement in which the negative of the contrary…
oxymoron
figure of speech that combines two apparently contradictory e…
analogy
comparison of two things that are alike in some respect, meta…
113 terms
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…
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.
80 terms
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…
14 terms
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
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.
29 terms
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…
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
244 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Abstract Diction
Absolutes
Academic Diction
Active Voice
language describing qualities that cant be percievd through s…
An adverbial clause that has a nonfinite verb or no verb at a…
scholarly words
subject preforms action/ verb
Abstract Diction
language describing qualities that cant be percievd through s…
Absolutes
An adverbial clause that has a nonfinite verb or no verb at a…
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…
101 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
...
...
...
...
allegory
...
alliteration
...
28 terms
AP English 11: Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
the repetition of repeating beginning consonant sounds in sev…
a reference to a mythological, literary, or historical person
A comparison between two things intended to show how they are…
the repetition of the same word or group of words at the begi…
Alliteration
the repetition of repeating beginning consonant sounds in sev…
Allusion
a reference to a mythological, literary, or historical person
59 terms
ap english 11 rhetorical terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambigutiy
An extended story which carries a deeper meaning below the su…
A literary device which creates interest by the recurrence of…
A literary device which creates interest through a belief, in…
When, for a higher purpose, an author intentionally suggests…
allegory
An extended story which carries a deeper meaning below the su…
alliteration
A literary device which creates interest by the recurrence of…
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
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
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
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
105 terms
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
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.
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…
AP English 11 - Rhetorical Devices
Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
Refers to any specific, deliberate construction or choice of…
A symbolic fictional narrative that conveys a second meaning…
A reference to a biblical, mythological, literary, or histori…
A comparison between something familiar and something unfamil…
Rhetorical Devices
Refers to any specific, deliberate construction or choice of…
Allegory
A symbolic fictional narrative that conveys a second meaning…
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…
33 terms
Ap English 11 rhetorical terms
Allusion
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Antimetabole/Chiasmus
A brief or indirect reference to a person, place, thing or id…
Refers to a repetition of a word or words in successive claus…
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Usually overlaps, antimetabole is a repeating phrase in rever…
Allusion
A brief or indirect reference to a person, place, thing or id…
Anadiplosis
Refers to a repetition of a word or words in successive claus…
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…
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