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English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Rhetorical question
litotes
Synecdoche
Metonymy
a question with an obvious answer
under exaggerations, opposites of hyperboles, ex. She wasn't…
using one thing to represent another thing and vice versa ex.…
figure of speech where an object name is substitutes by anoth…
Rhetorical question
a question with an obvious answer
litotes
under exaggerations, opposites of hyperboles, ex. She wasn't…
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english 11 rhetorical terms
Allusion
Aphorism
Juxtaposition
Apostrophe
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
A brief statement that expresses an observation on life, usua…
Placing two things side by side, usually to show contrast.
The direct address of a person or personified thing, either p…
Allusion
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
Aphorism
A brief statement that expresses an observation on life, usua…
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English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Allusion
Analogy
Anecdote
Antithesis
a brief and indirect reference to something else; brings addi…
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things.... Ex: The…
personal story used as evidence... Ex: Thoreau living in the woo…
Opposition, or contrast, of ideas or words in a parallel cons…
Allusion
a brief and indirect reference to something else; brings addi…
Analogy
a comparison between two seemingly dissimilar things.... Ex: The…
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English 11- Rhetorical Terms
Tone
Syllogism
Circular Reasoning
Condescending
Attitude towards a subject or an audience
Deductive reasoning consisting of a major premise, a minor pr…
A logical fallacy in which the reasoner begins with what they…
An attitude of superiority or looking down on others.
Tone
Attitude towards a subject or an audience
Syllogism
Deductive reasoning consisting of a major premise, a minor pr…
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English 11 Rhetorical Terms
allusion
aphorism
juxtaposition
Apostrophe
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
A brief statement that expresses an observation on life, usua…
Placing two things side by side, usually to show contrast.
The direct address of a person or personified thing, either p…
allusion
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
aphorism
A brief statement that expresses an observation on life, usua…
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English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Ad populum
Allegory
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
I found argument in which a writer's claim is answered by irr…
This fallacy occurs when evidence boils down to "everybody's…
The device of using character and story elements symbolically…
Abstract
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
I found argument in which a writer's claim is answered by irr…
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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…
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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…
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…
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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…
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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…
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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 "…
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Rhetorical Terms - Adv. English 11
Discourse
Audience
Connotation
Denotation
Written or spoken communication or debate
The person(s) reading a text, listening to a speaker, or obse…
A meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing whic…
The literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
Discourse
Written or spoken communication or debate
Audience
The person(s) reading a text, listening to a speaker, or obse…
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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…
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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…
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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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 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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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…
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English 11 Rhetorical Terms #1
Ambuguity
Antecedent
Atmosphere
Caricature
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
The emotional mood created by the entirety of a literary work…
A representation, especially pictorial or literary, in which…
Ambuguity
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Antecedent
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
English 11 Final : Rhetorical Terms
Audience
Subject
Persona
Context
The people "listening" to the writer's words. What is their a…
The subject matter the writer or speaker is writing or speaki…
The character that a writer or speaker is writing or speaking…
The convergence of time, place, audience, and motivating fact…
Audience
The people "listening" to the writer's words. What is their a…
Subject
The subject matter the writer or speaker is writing or speaki…
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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…
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
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allegory
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alliteration
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Honors English 11 Rhetorical Terms
rhetoric
diction
colloquialism
denotation
the art of using language effectively
word choice (authors choose different levels of diction [form…
informal language
dictionary definition of a word
rhetoric
the art of using language effectively
diction
word choice (authors choose different levels of diction [form…
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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…
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English 11 HN - Rhetorical Terms
rhetorical strategies
allusion
aphorism
juxtaposition
strategies that aid the attempt to sway the mind of the audie…
an indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
a brief statement that expresses an observation on life, usua…
placing two things side by side, usually to show contrast
rhetorical strategies
strategies that aid the attempt to sway the mind of the audie…
allusion
an indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
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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…
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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…
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…
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Zeugma
Anaphora
Polysyndeton
Asyndeton
Use of a word to modify or govern 2 or more words, usually in…
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at beginning of 2 or…
Sentence that uses "and" or other conjunctions w/ no commas t…
Commas used w/ no conjunctions to separate a series of words
Zeugma
Use of a word to modify or govern 2 or more words, usually in…
Anaphora
Repetition of a word, phrase, or clause at beginning of 2 or…
81 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…
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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11 English Rhetorical Terms Ex.
Ad hominem
As hominem fallacy
Hasty generalization
Post hoc ergo propter hoc
You can't argue for vegetarianism while you're eating your st…
He's not a great athlete; he's a fraud, a cheat, and a liar.…
It was just a coincidence
We never had a problem before you showed up
Ad hominem
You can't argue for vegetarianism while you're eating your st…
As hominem fallacy
He's not a great athlete; he's a fraud, a cheat, and a liar.…
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AP English 11: Rhetorical Terms
ad hominem
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
an attempt to persuade someone of the value of a premise base…
the recurrence of initial consonant sounds
a reference to history, the Bible, or literature
repeats a word or phrase in successive phrases
ad hominem
an attempt to persuade someone of the value of a premise base…
alliteration
the recurrence of initial consonant sounds
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11 English Rhetorical Terms def.
Ad hominem
Ad hominem fallacy
Hasty generalization
Post hoc ergo propter hoc
An arguement is rebutted by attacking the character, motive,…
A belief that such blattant personal comments are not not eno…
Reachinf an inductive generalization based on insufficient ev…
(After this, therefore because of this)- event b happened aft…
Ad hominem
An arguement is rebutted by attacking the character, motive,…
Ad hominem fallacy
A belief that such blattant personal comments are not not eno…
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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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English rhetorical terms 11-20
Chiasmus
Climax
Colloquial/colloquialism
Connotation
A verbal pattern in which the second half of an expression is…
Mounting by degree through words or sentences of increasing w…
Characteristic of writing that seeks the effect of informal s…
The emotional implications and associations a work may carry;…
Chiasmus
A verbal pattern in which the second half of an expression is…
Climax
Mounting by degree through words or sentences of increasing w…
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English Rhetorical Terms #11-20
Author's Purpose
Begging the Question
Cause and Effect
Chronological Ordering
the reason an author decides to write about a specific topic.…
circular argument
examination of the causes and/or effects of a situation or ph…
the arrangement of things following one after another in time
Author's Purpose
the reason an author decides to write about a specific topic.…
Begging the Question
circular argument
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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…
44 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical terms
mode
scheme
trope
diction
a type of writing
artful deviation from ordinary/normal arrangement of words fo…
artful deviations from ordinary or expected use of word
word choice
mode
a type of writing
scheme
artful deviation from ordinary/normal arrangement of words fo…
36 terms
AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
Rhetoric
Scheme
Trope
Mode
Study of all the tools of language used in speaking and in wr…
Artful deviations from the normal arrangement of words for cr…
Artful deviations from the ordinary or expected use of a word
A type of writing
Rhetoric
Study of all the tools of language used in speaking and in wr…
Scheme
Artful deviations from the normal arrangement of words for cr…
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms Semester 1
allusion
ambiguity
anaphora
antecedent
a literary, historical, or cultural reference
a lack of clarity or some confusion about the definition or u…
repetition of a word or words at the beginning of successive…
the noun or noun phrase to which a noun refers
allusion
a literary, historical, or cultural reference
ambiguity
a lack of clarity or some confusion about the definition or u…
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…
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AP English 11 Rhetorical Terms
ad hominem argument
allegory
alliteration
allusion
"to or against the man"; this is an argument that appeals to…
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
"to or against the man"; this is an argument that appeals to…
allegory
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
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