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Lang Language and Composition Terms
Allusions (Literary, biblical, Cultural)
Analogy
Situational Irony
Sarcasm/verbal Irony
a reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
a comparison of two things to show that they are alike in cer…
a contrast or discrepancy between expectation and reality; be…
a mocking or ironic remark intended to have a lasting impact/…
Allusions (Literary, biblical, Cultural)
a reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
Analogy
a comparison of two things to show that they are alike in cer…
21 terms
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
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.
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
20 terms
AP Lang (the language of composition)
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
brief reference to a person, event, or place (real of fictiti…
repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
repetition of words in reverse order
alliteration
repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
allusion
brief reference to a person, event, or place (real of fictiti…
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
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…
21 terms
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.... Ex: Authors and sp…
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
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.... Ex: Authors and sp…
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
21 terms
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
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.
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
AP Lang & Composition - Language Test #2
Antithesis
Syntax
Prose
Jargon
Establishes a clear, contrasting relationship between two ide…
The way an author chooses to join words into phrases, clauses…
One of the major divisions of genre, this refers to fiction a…
The special language of a profession or group. Often this ter…
Antithesis
Establishes a clear, contrasting relationship between two ide…
Syntax
The way an author chooses to join words into phrases, clauses…
AP Lang & Composition- Language Test #3
Diction
High or Formal Style
Middle or Neutral Style
Low or informal Style
The words the writer chooses to convey a particular meaning
Dignified, elevator, and often impersonal. Elaborate, or soph…
Follows rules of grammar and usage common, an exceptional voc…
Plain language of Everyday Use, including slang, jargon,vulga…
Diction
The words the writer chooses to convey a particular meaning
High or Formal Style
Dignified, elevator, and often impersonal. Elaborate, or soph…
AP Lang Language and Composition- Terms #3
Style
Subject Complement
Subordinate Clause
Syllogism
The consideration of <term> has two purposes: (1) an evaluati…
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clauses that foll…
Like all clauses, this word group contains both a subject and…
From the Greek for "reckoning together" a <term> is a deducti…
Style
The consideration of <term> has two purposes: (1) an evaluati…
Subject Complement
The word (with any accompanying phrases) or clauses that foll…
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
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.
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
20 terms
AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 2
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, or to a work of…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order
Alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place, or to a work of…
AP Lang & Composition - Language Test #2
Antithesis
Syntax
Prose
Jargon
Clear contrasting relationship between two ideas
The way an author joins words into phrases, clauses, and sent…
One of the major divisions of genre, this refers to fiction a…
Special language of a profession or group, often implies tedi…
Antithesis
Clear contrasting relationship between two ideas
Syntax
The way an author joins words into phrases, clauses, and sent…
The Language of Composition chapter 2 AP Lang & Comp
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person,event,or place(real or fictitious…
Repetition of words or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order.
Alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person,event,or place(real or fictitious…
21 terms
AP Lang The Language of Composition Ch. 1
rhetoric
texts
occasion
context
- defined by Aristotle... - the faculty or observing in any give…
- any cultural product that can be "read"... - not just consumed…
- the time and place the text was written or spoken
- the circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surrou…
rhetoric
- defined by Aristotle... - the faculty or observing in any give…
texts
- any cultural product that can be "read"... - not just consumed…
The Language of Composition: AP Lang Rhetorical Devices
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
Definition: repetition of the same sound beginning several wo…
Definition: brief reference to another person/event/literary…
Definition: repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning o…
Definition: repetition of words in reverse order
alliteration
Definition: repetition of the same sound beginning several wo…
allusion
Definition: brief reference to another person/event/literary…
AP Lang & Composition-Language test # 1
Abstract Language
Concrete Language
Deductive reasoning
Inductive reasoning
Words that refer to ideas, qualities, attitudes, and conditio…
Words that refer to objects persons, places, or conditions th…
Reasoning in which one arrives at a general conclusion from s…
Reasoning in which one arrived at a general conclusion from s…
Abstract Language
Words that refer to ideas, qualities, attitudes, and conditio…
Concrete Language
Words that refer to objects persons, places, or conditions th…
AP Lang: Language & Composition Rhetorical/Style Terms Chapter 1-2
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
A brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or ficti…
The repetition of introductory clauses in a series of sentenc…
The repetition of terms in transposed/reverse order (more spe…
alliteration
The repetition of the same sound beginning several words or s…
allusion
A brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or ficti…
21 terms
AP Lang & Comp: The Language of Composition Text - Rhetorical Terms Quiz (Bolanos)
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…
AP Lang Terms Language of Composition Close Reading Vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
repetition of the same sound begininning several words in seq…
brief reference to a person event, or place, real or fictiono…
repition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive p…
repitition of words in reverse order
Alliteration
repetition of the same sound begininning several words in seq…
Allusion
brief reference to a person event, or place, real or fictiono…
20 terms
AP Lang Terms Language of Composition Close Reading Vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antimetabole
repetition of the same sound begininning several words in seq…
brief reference to a person event, or place, real or fictiono…
repition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive p…
repitition of words in reverse order
Alliteration
repetition of the same sound begininning several words in seq…
Allusion
brief reference to a person event, or place, real or fictiono…
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…
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
20 terms
AP Lang & Comp: The Language of Composition Text - Rhetorical Terms Quiz (Bolanos)
audience
concession
connotation
context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text
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
concession
An acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or re…
20 terms
AP Lang and Comp (Bolanos)- The Language of Composition Ch 2 Style Elements Quiz
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order.... EX: [A]sk not what you…
alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
48 terms
The Language of Composition - Chapter 3
argument
Rogerian arguments
claim
claim of fact
a persuasive discourse, a coherent and considered movement fr…
arguments based on the assumption that having a full understa…
states the argument's main idea or position... has to be arguabl…
they assert that something is true or false
argument
a persuasive discourse, a coherent and considered movement fr…
Rogerian arguments
arguments based on the assumption that having a full understa…
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…
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…
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…
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…
120 terms
AP Lang and Composition: Vocabulary
Aberration
Baleful
Cacophonous
Edify
Deviation from what is corret or right; anomaly; irregularity
sinister, evil
Discordant; dissident; harsh sounding
Instruct; enlighten; educate
Aberration
Deviation from what is corret or right; anomaly; irregularity
Baleful
sinister, evil
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.
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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