Latin 3: Rhetorical devices

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Latin 3: Rhetorical devices
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2011-01-09 11:12:37
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  1. synecdoche
    part for a whole, whole for a part
  2. asyndeton
    no "ands" list
  3. polysyndeton
    lots of "ands"
  4. tmesis
    • sticking a word in the middle of another
    • cr-friggin-ap
  5. anaphora
    repetition of words at the beginning of a clause/sentence
  6. litotes
    using two negatives to make a positive
  7. praeteritio
    when you say you wont say something and by saying you won't say it, have said it
  8. chiasmus
    Example: dont let a kiss fool you or a fool kiss you

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