Rhetorical Device Project

Period 8 and group 4

Stereotyoing

Definitions

A thought that may be adopted about specific types of individuals or certain ways of doing things.

Examples

Asains are good at math.
Family Guy - Cmon , Do Math

Red herring

Definition

Is used to refer to something that misleads or distracts from the relevant or important issue.

Examples

Mother: It’s bedtime Jane
Jane: Mom, how do ants feed their babies?
Mother: Don’t know dear. Close your eyes now.
Jane: But mama, do ant babies cry when hungry?
Lexus "Moments" commercial - The Pursuit of Perfection

Caraciture

Definition

A rendered image showing the features of its subject in a simplified or exaggerated way.

Examples

Political Cartoons
Big image