Rhetorical Triangle
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Define Persuasion

The act of creating arguments to move readers or change their point of view.

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Logos

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What is a Rhetorical Question

Question not asked for information, but for effect

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Write a simple sentence on the board.

One independent clause.

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Name one of the advertising company's we saw yesterday.

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What is the Rhetorical Triangle?

Logos, Pathos, Ethos

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Ethos

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What is a Symbol or Symbolism?

Words/things in a story that represent something else

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Write a compound sentence on the board

Two independent clauses separates by a comma and FANBOYS (conjunction).

200

What is his name?


Aristotle

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Define Logos, Pathos and Ethos

Appeals to Logic, Emotion, and Credibility/Ethics

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Pathos

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Define Personification and give an example.

Giving human-like qualities to something that is not human. 


Ex. “The wind howled at night.”.... “My car kept complaining”...

“The waves danced around”



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Which of the following contains a comma splice?

a) Participants could leave the study at any time, they needed to indicate their preference.

b) In order to indicate their preference, participants could leave the study at any time.

c) Participants could leave the study at any time, but they needed to indicate their preference.

d) Participants could leave the study at any time after they indicated their preference.

a

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At around what age did Aristotle die?

60's

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Give an example of Logos, Pathos and Ethos

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Logos, Pathos

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Define Euphemism and give an example

Euphemism:


A pleasant substitute for a generally unpleasant word.


Ex. Died --- Passed Away

400

Write a complex sentence on the board.

One dependent clause, One independent. Separated by a comma. 

  • Because my coffee was too cold, I heated it in the microwave.
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Name 3 subjects of which he is a "Father" of.

Regarded as "the father of logic", "the father of biology", "the father of political science", "the father of zoology", "the father of embryology", "the father of natural law", "the father of scientific method", "the father of rhetoric", "the father of psychology", "the father of realism", "the father of criticism", "the father of individualism", and "the father of meteorology".

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Impactful literary works often use all three methods of persuasion efficiently. Name one famous work which makes use of the three. (Hint: Speeches)

I Have a Dream. - MLK

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Logos, Pathos, Ethos

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Define Aphorism and give 2 examples.

Aphorism:


A statement that expresses a general truth. 


Ex. “Actions speak louder than words.”

500

Fix the Dangling Modifier:

Hungry after two hours of hiking, my packed sandwich was quickly devoured upon reaching the peak.

Hungry after two hours of hiking, I quickly devoured my packed sandwich upon reaching the peak.

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Aristotle was a student of another great Philosopher. What was his name?

Plato

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