Rhetorical Device project

7th period group 3

Exaggeration

A statement that represents something as better or worse than it really is.

Exaggeration

Definition

A statement that represents as better or worse than it really is.

Example

''I've told you a thousand times''

''I'm so hungry I can eat a horse''

EXAGGERATION

Leading Question

Definition

A question that prompts or encourages the desired answer.

Example

''Weren't you at Duffy's bar the night of July 15th?''

It suggests the particular answer or contains the information the examiner is looking to have confirmed.

Leading Questions

Loaded Terms

Defintition

Wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes.

Examples

put up with vs. tolerate

this can create emotional images that is different in each person examples such as:

abortion

death

holiday

peace

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