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1st 9 Weeks (Set 2)

Test Friday September 13th

TermDefinition
Anecdote a short amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person
Anticlimax a disappointing end to an exciting or impressive series of events
Asyndeton the omission or absence of a conjunction between parts of a sentence, lacks of conjuntions
Cliche overuse of a phrase
Colloquialism a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically one used in ordinary or familiar conversation
Dogma principle or set of principles laid down by unproven, but incontrovertibly true
Inversion Inverted words of a sentence, like yoda
Pedantic overly exact, boring
Personification the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhuman
Polysyndetion repetition of conjunctions in close succession, too many
Simile comparing two unlike things that is often introduced by like or as
Tautology needless repetition of an idea, statement, or word
Ethos Stating authority or epiphany
Logos Point out logical reasoning
Pathos drawing out an emotion from the audience
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