Literary Devices
Rhetorical annotations
Debate Vocab
100

This literary device involves the use of words that imitate the sounds they describe – such as buzz or hiss

Onomatopoeia

100

This appeal relies on logic, and evidence to persuade the audience.

Logos

100

Counter arguments are presented to challenge/refute the opposing sides argument. What is that called?

Rebuttle

200

Giving human like qualities to an object?

personification

200

When a piece of writing shares a personal story to evoke emotion, which rhetorical appeal is used?  

Pathos

200

What does "POI" stand for?

Point of Intersection or Point of Information

300

Occurs when a series of words in a row have the same consonant sound.

alliteration

300

A speaker who can be trustworthy and credible 

Ethos

300

The process of taking notes during a debate, specifically using a chart. What is this called?

Flowing

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