Flashcards - NES ELA: Strategies for Reading Persuasive Texts

Flashcards - NES ELA: Strategies for Reading Persuasive Texts
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persuasive
Persuasion is an umbrella term of influence
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mean
In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context
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metaphor
A metaphor is a figure of speech that refers, for rhetorical effect, to one thing by mentioning another thing
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Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States
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Persuasive writing
Persuasive writing is a form of writing in which the writer uses words to convince the reader that the writer's opinion is correct in regards to an issue
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Persuasive writing
Persuasive writing is a form of writing in which the writer uses words to convince the reader that the writer's opinion is correct in regards to an issue
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States
metaphor
A metaphor is a figure of speech that refers, for rhetorical effect, to one thing by mentioning another thing
mean
In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context
persuasive
Persuasion is an umbrella term of influence
Thomas Paine
Thomas Paine was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary
antimetabole
In rhetoric, antimetabole is the repetition of words in successive clauses, but in transposed order
Joseph Stalin
Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953
rhetorical question
A rhetorical question is a figure of speech in the form of a question that is asked to make a point rather than to elicit an answer
Rhetoric
Rhetoric is the art of discourse, wherein a writer or speaker strives to inform, persuade or motivate particular audiences in specific situations

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