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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
expletive
parallelism
antithesis
anaphora
Indeed; in fact
I came. I saw. I conquered.
That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.…
To think on death it is a misery, / To think on life it is a…
expletive
Indeed; in fact
parallelism
I came. I saw. I conquered.
58 terms
Rhetorical Devices (AP Language)
tropes
schemes
pun
metaphor
Meaning is altered from the usual or expected kinds. (puns, m…
WORD ORDER is altered from the usual or expected. Schemes are…
a play on the meaning of words
an implied comparison between two unlike things
tropes
Meaning is altered from the usual or expected kinds. (puns, m…
schemes
WORD ORDER is altered from the usual or expected. Schemes are…
180 terms
AP Language--Rhetorical Devices
Abstract
Ad hominem
Adage (AD-idge)
Allegory
(n) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship o…
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
A saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience an…
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
Abstract
(n) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship o…
Ad hominem
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
Rhetorical Devices - AP Language
chiasmus
antithesis
epistrophe
apostrophe
the repetition of ideas in inverted order; the repetition of…
juxtoposition of contrasting words or ideas (often, but not a…
ending a series of lines, phrases, clauses or sentences with…
breaking off a discourse to address some person or personifie…
chiasmus
the repetition of ideas in inverted order; the repetition of…
antithesis
juxtoposition of contrasting words or ideas (often, but not a…
110 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
The A Priori Argument
Actions have Consequences
The Ad Hominem Argument
The Affective Fallacy
Also, Rationalization; Proof Texting. A corrupt argument from…
The contemporary fallacy of a person in power falsely describ…
The fallacy of attempting to refute an argument by attacking…
A fallacy of Pathos, that one's emotions, urges or "feelings"…
The A Priori Argument
Also, Rationalization; Proof Texting. A corrupt argument from…
Actions have Consequences
The contemporary fallacy of a person in power falsely describ…
41 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
allusion
amplification
analogy
anaphora
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
A comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
amplification
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
19 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Antithesis
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginnin…
The juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel str…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Analogy
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
AP Language: Rhetorical Devices
Allusion
Ambiguity
Metonymy
Zeugma
An expression designed to call something to light without men…
A word or expression that can be understood in two or more po…
The substitution of the name of an attribute or adjunct for t…
A word applies to two other words in different senses
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to light without men…
Ambiguity
A word or expression that can be understood in two or more po…
Rhetoric Devices AP Language
Hyperbole
Hyperbole
Understatement
Understatement
Definition: Exaggerating some part of your statement in order…
Ex. I am trying to solve a million problems today.
Definition: The force of a descriptive statement is less than…
Ex. ... Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet describes his death wound a…
Hyperbole
Definition: Exaggerating some part of your statement in order…
Hyperbole
Ex. I am trying to solve a million problems today.
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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
hyperbole... This is the most popular and…
understatement... You might find this dev…
litotes... What you'll learn in this sect…
antithesis... A fairly simple way to show…
● Consists of exaggerating some part of your statement in ord…
● A form in which the force of a descriptive statement is les…
● Emphasizes a point by using a word opposite to the condition
● Makes a use of contrast in language to bring out a contrast…
hyperbole... This is the most popular and…
● Consists of exaggerating some part of your statement in ord…
understatement... You might find this dev…
● A form in which the force of a descriptive statement is les…
AP Language Rhetoric Devices
Parallelism
Antithesis
Synecdoche (Symbolism II)
Metonymy (Symbolism I)
repetition of grammatical forms such as noun, verb, adjective…
the use of opposing or contrasting ideas.... Ex. "If a free soc…
uses part of an object or idea to stand for the whole, or use…
use of a concrete word to refer to an abstract idea. ... Ex. "T…
Parallelism
repetition of grammatical forms such as noun, verb, adjective…
Antithesis
the use of opposing or contrasting ideas.... Ex. "If a free soc…
AP Language Rhetorical Device
allusion
amplification
analogy
anaphora
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
A comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
amplification
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Abiguity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in to…
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 consonants in to…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
The device of using a character and/or story elements symboli…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial constant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
The device of using a character and/or story elements symboli…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial constant sounds…
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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
alliteration
allusion
analogy
diction
the repetition of the same sounds in neighboring words or str…
a reference to something in history or in literature
shows the relationship of one pair to another pair.
word choice an author uses to reflect his attitude toward the…
alliteration
the repetition of the same sounds in neighboring words or str…
allusion
a reference to something in history or in literature
AP language rhetorical devices
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Anecdote
The making of a casual or indirect reference to something
A similarity between like features of two things on which a c…
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of two or more…
A short account of a particular incident or event, especially…
Allusion
The making of a casual or indirect reference to something
Analogy
A similarity between like features of two things on which a c…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Sentence Order: Basic
Sentence Order: Cumulative/ Loose
Sentence Order: Periodic
Declarative Sentence
Subject + Verb + Object
Begins with subject and verb and adds modifying elements at t…
Opens with modifiers; withholds subject and verb until the end
Declares or states something
Sentence Order: Basic
Subject + Verb + Object
Sentence Order: Cumulative/ Loose
Begins with subject and verb and adds modifying elements at t…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Anecdote
A figure of speech which makes brief, even casual reference t…
Comparison of two things that are alike in some respects.
Regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginnin…
A short, simple narrative of an incident; often used for humo…
Allusion
A figure of speech which makes brief, even casual reference t…
Analogy
Comparison of two things that are alike in some respects.
AP language rhetorical devices
alliteration
diction
figurative language
imagry
creating a repetition of similar sounds in the sentence
specific word choice an author uses to convey his/her tone
language used by writers to produce images in the readers mind
the writers use of words and phrases to create mental images…
alliteration
creating a repetition of similar sounds in the sentence
diction
specific word choice an author uses to convey his/her tone
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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Parallelism
Isocolon
Antithesis
Anastrophe
similarity of structure in a pair or series of related words,…
scheme of parallel structure that occurs when the parallel el…
juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel structure
inversion of natural word order
Parallelism
similarity of structure in a pair or series of related words,…
Isocolon
scheme of parallel structure that occurs when the parallel el…
38 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
allusion
amplification
analogy
anaphora
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
A comparison between two things, typically on the basis of th…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
amplification
A rhetoric device used to emphasize a point. Draw out, elonga…
83 terms
AP Language & Comp Rhetorical Devices
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
A work that functions on a symbolic level
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
180 terms
AP Language--Rhetorical Devices
Abstract
Ad hominem
Adage (AD-idge)
Allegory
(n) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship o…
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
A saying or proverb containing a truth based on experience an…
A story in which a second meaning is to be read beneath the s…
Abstract
(n) An abbreviated synopsis of a longer work of scholarship o…
Ad hominem
Directed to or appealing to feelings or prejudices instead of…
86 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Anecdote
Perspective
Aphorism
Contradiction
a brief story or tale told by a character in a piece of liter…
a characters view of the situation or events in the story
a concise statement designed to make a point or illustrate a…
a direct opposition between things compared; inconsistency
Anecdote
a brief story or tale told by a character in a piece of liter…
Perspective
a characters view of the situation or events in the story
96 terms
AP Language of Rhetorical Devices
Abstract
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
An extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds or any vowel sound…
A figure of speech which makes brief, even casual reference t…
Abstract
Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Allegory
An extended narrative in prose or verse in which characters,…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Antithesis
Allusion
Apostrophe
Syllogism
person/thing thats the direct opposite of something else
reference to literary work or person
An arrangement of words addressing a non existent person or a…
Logical reasoning that joins two or more premises together (b…
Antithesis
person/thing thats the direct opposite of something else
Allusion
reference to literary work or person
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
schemes
alliteration
assonance
consonance
figures of speech that deal with word order, syntax, letters,…
the repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of success…
the repetition of similar vowel sounds, preceded and followed…
the repetition of consonants in words stressed in the same pl…
schemes
figures of speech that deal with word order, syntax, letters,…
alliteration
the repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of success…
AP Language - Rhetorical Devices
Latin for "at one's pleasure"
What four categories is ad lib used in?
What is ad lib in terms of rhetoric?
What is ad lib in terms of music?
Ad lib
1. Rhetoric... 2. Drama... 3. Biology... 4. Music
To improvise and deliver extemporaneously
Jazz - to do your own thing
Latin for "at one's pleasure"
Ad lib
What four categories is ad lib used in?
1. Rhetoric... 2. Drama... 3. Biology... 4. Music
AP Language & Comp Rhetorical Devices
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
A work that functions on a symbolic level
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Abstract
refers to language that describes concepts rather than concre…
Ad Hominem
In an argument, this is an attack on the person rather than o…
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Ap Language Final Rhetoric Devices
rhetoric
tone
allusion
voice
persuasive speaking or writing, often regarded as not sincere…
the attitude of a writer toward a subject or audience.
an indirect reference to a place, thing or idea of historical…
the way a narrator tells a story ex authors voice or characte…
rhetoric
persuasive speaking or writing, often regarded as not sincere…
tone
the attitude of a writer toward a subject or audience.
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Using characters and/or the story elements symbolically to re…
The repetition of sounds, especially consonant sounds in two…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
Allegory
Using characters and/or the story elements symbolically to re…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially consonant sounds in two…
20 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
allusion
anaphora
antimetabole
the recurrence of initial consonant sounds
short informal reference to a famous person or event
the repetition of the same word or words at the beginning of…
reversing the order of repeated words or phrases to intensify…
Alliteration
the recurrence of initial consonant sounds
allusion
short informal reference to a famous person or event
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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Hyperbole
Understatement
Litotes
Antithesis
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to give it emphasis…
A figure of speech in which a writer or speaker says less tha…
A figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which a…
A balancing of two opposite or contrasting words, phrases, or…
Hyperbole
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to give it emphasis…
Understatement
A figure of speech in which a writer or speaker says less tha…
22 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Analogy
Antithesis
Anaphora
Alliteration happens when words that start with the same soun…
An analogy compares two things that are mostly different from…
Establishes a clear, contrasting relationship between two ide…
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
Alliteration
Alliteration happens when words that start with the same soun…
Analogy
An analogy compares two things that are mostly different from…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Assertion
Cogent
Coherent
Cohesive
a positive statement or declaration, often without support or…
clear, logical, and convincing
logical and well-organized : easy to understand
closely united
Assertion
a positive statement or declaration, often without support or…
Cogent
clear, logical, and convincing
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AP Language Rhetorical Devices
allusion
anaphora
apostrophe
chiasmus
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
repetition of word or words beginning a series of parallel sy…
direct address of an abstraction (" O time!", "Death, be not…
two or more clauses are balanced against each other by the re…
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
anaphora
repetition of word or words beginning a series of parallel sy…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
making a comparison in order to provid…
the main clause of the sentence is at…
repetition of the same word or group o…
deliberate understatement especially w…
analogy
periodic sentence
anaphora
litotes
making a comparison in order to provid…
analogy
the main clause of the sentence is at…
periodic sentence
55 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Rhetoric
Rhetorical Triangle
Subject
Speaker
Effective writing or speaking
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
In rhetoric, the topic addressed in a piece of writing.
A term used for the author, speaker, or the person whose pers…
Rhetoric
Effective writing or speaking
Rhetorical Triangle
A diagram that represents a rhetorical situation as the relat…
23 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Antithesis
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
Repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginnin…
The juxtaposition of contrasting ideas, often in parallel str…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
Analogy
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
112 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
active voice
allusion
alter-ego
anecdote
the subject of the sentence performs the action
an indirect reference to something with which the reader is s…
a character that is used by the author to speak the author's…
a brief recounting of a relevant episode
active voice
the subject of the sentence performs the action
allusion
an indirect reference to something with which the reader is s…
29 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
antimetabole
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, place, or to a work of ar…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Repetition of words in reverse order... - Ask not what your coun…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Allusion
Brief reference to a person, event, place, or to a work of ar…
21 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Aphorism
Apostrophe
Bildungsroman
Expletive
A concise statement designed to make a point or illustrate a…
A figure of speech in which a person, thing, or abstract qual…
A novel or story whose theme is the moral or psychological gr…
A single word or short phrase intended to emphasize surroundi…
Aphorism
A concise statement designed to make a point or illustrate a…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which a person, thing, or abstract qual…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Antithesis
An appeal to ethics and is a means of convincing someone usin…
An appeal to emotion in an audience.... Ex. "If we don't move so…
An appeal to logic in an audience.... Ex. "History has shown tim…
A person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Ethos
An appeal to ethics and is a means of convincing someone usin…
Pathos
An appeal to emotion in an audience.... Ex. "If we don't move so…
24 terms
Rhetorical Devices (AP Language)
Understatement
Epistrophe
Polysyndeton
Synecdoche
deliberately expresses an idea as less important than it actu…
forms the counterpart to anaphora, because the repetition of…
the use of a conjunction between each word, phrase, or clause…
a type of metaphor where a part refers to the whole, or the w…
Understatement
deliberately expresses an idea as less important than it actu…
Epistrophe
forms the counterpart to anaphora, because the repetition of…
10 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Anaphora
Epistrophe
Polysydenton
Anadiplosis
repetition of a word in phrases
last set of words in one sentence repeated at the end of the…
repetition of conjunctions in a series of coordinate words ph…
figure of repetition that occurs when the last word or terms…
Anaphora
repetition of a word in phrases
Epistrophe
last set of words in one sentence repeated at the end of the…
Ap Language: Rhetorical Devices
Parallelism
Anastrophe
Alliteration
Assonance
D: Similarities of a structure in a pair or series of related…
D: The inversion of natural word order.... U: Used well if autho…
D: Repetition of initial or medical consonants in two or more…
D: The repetition of similar vowel sounds preceded and follow…
Parallelism
D: Similarities of a structure in a pair or series of related…
Anastrophe
D: The inversion of natural word order.... U: Used well if autho…
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
rhetoric
diction
Colloquialism
Denotation
the art of using language effectively
word choice - the authors choose different levels of this, li…
informal language
the dictionary definition of the word
rhetoric
the art of using language effectively
diction
word choice - the authors choose different levels of this, li…
65 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
antithesis
antithesis example
allusion
allusion example
the direct opposite, a sharp contrast... or... a statement in which…
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together…
a reference
Crocodile Tears "to show false sympathy for someone"... or... If yo…
antithesis
the direct opposite, a sharp contrast... or... a statement in which…
antithesis example
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together…
20 terms
AP Language Rhetorical Devices
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
(means "adding letter(s)")
(means "playing toward")
(means "proportionate")
(means "carrying back")
Alliteration
(means "adding letter(s)")
Allusion
(means "playing toward")
AP LANGUAGE RHETORICAL DEVICES
Hyperbole
Understatement
Litote
Antithesis
Exaggeration
downplaying challenges
Understatement that uses a word like "not" or "no" for the op…
Contrasting ideas in the same sentence
Hyperbole
Exaggeration
Understatement
downplaying challenges
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