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8th Grade - Rhetorical Devices


Explore effective rhetorical devices such as rhetorical questions and anecdotes to engage an audience, repetition to reinforce ideas, and analogies to convey complex ideas. 0801.2.16

Links verified on 7/15/2014

  1. A Handbook of Rhetorical Devices - definitions and examples of more than sixty traditional rhetorical devices
  2. Argument and persuasion rhetorical devices - examples
  3. Rhetorical Devices - table of some of the more common devices employed for emphasis in Shakespeare
  4. Rhetorical Devices Quiz - Flash cards - learn, familiarize and test

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