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Rhetoric and Style - Grammar and Composition - About.com
Rhetoric and style are ancient arts--of persuasion, expression, and effective communication--that are just as valuable to writers today as they were to students in ...
Questions & Answers About Rhetoric and Style
Questions & Answers About Rhetoric and Style. Responses to readers' questions about rhetorical strategies, figures of speech, and stylistic devices.
Style in Prose - Definition and Discussion - Grammar and Composition
The basis for the four qualities and the three styles are implicit in Book III of Aristotle's Rhetoric where Aristotle assumes a dichotomy between prose and poetry.
Readings on Rhetoric and Style - Grammar and Composition
A collection of essays and lectures on rhetoric and English prose style by Jonathan Swift, H.L. Mencken, William Hazlitt, Kurt Vonnegut, and many others.
The Five Canons of Classical Rhetoric - Grammar and Composition
Brief explanations of the five canons of rhetoric: invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery.
Attic - definition and discussions of Attic rhetoric and style
In classical rhetoric, a brief, witty, sometimes epigrammatic style--as opposed to the ... and slight gesticulation are typical of an orator speaking in the plain style.
running style - definition and examples of the running style in rhetoric
In rhetoric, a sentence style that appears to follow the mind as it worries a problem through, mimicking the "rambling, associative syntax of conversation" ...
Asiatic - Definition and Discussions of Asiatic Style in Rhetoric
"[T]he perceived differences between Attic and Asiatic rhetorical style correspond exactly to perceived differences between the landscapes of Attica and Asia and ...
middle style - definition and examples of middle style
In classical rhetoric, speech or writing that (in terms of word choice, sentence structures, and delivery) falls between the extremes of the plain style and the grand ...
What Is a Tricolon? - Grammar and Composition - About.com
As defined in our Glossary of Grammatical and Rhetorical Terms, a tricolon is a ... Now, does Mort Zuckerman make a habit of mimicking the prose style of the ...
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