Read and annotate the following
"Behind the Formaldehyde Curtain" by Jessica Mitford on page 255 of 50 Essays.
Write a precis that answers the following question
How does Mitford use rhetorical devices for her purpose?
Continue adding the following to your composition book
Meaning of rhetorical device
Example of how it is used in writing
Your own explanation of what the rhetorical device means (at least one sentence in your own words)
Concrete (like concrete description in literature)
A good source is literaryterms.net/rhetorical-device/
Read and annotate "The Morals of the Prince" pages 221-229 in 50 Essays book.
1. SoapsTone (3 sentences for each)
2. Precis answering the following:
How does Machiavelli use rhetorical devices to achieve his purpose?
3. Answer all the questions on page 229 - #1 is a chart, but the rest of them should be in complete sentences.
Study list 1 of rhetorical devices. There will be a quiz next class.
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“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows