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Author Farnsworth, Ward, 1967-

Title Farnsworth's classical English rhetoric / by Ward Farnsworth

Publ Info Boston, Mass. : David R. Godine, Publisher, 2011
Edition First edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCE Main Collection  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Lincoln  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Prov.  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Warwick  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 PC  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PE1408 .F285 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 253 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Repetition of words and phrases. Simple repetition of words and phrases : epizeuxis, epimone, etc. -- Repetition at the start : anaphora -- Repetition at the end : epistrophe -- Repetition at the start and end : symploce -- Repeating the ending at the beginning : anadiplosis -- Repetition of the root : polyptoton -- Structural matters. Parallel structure : isocolon -- Reversal of structure : chiasmus -- Inversion of words : anastrophe -- Using extra conjunctions : polysyndeton -- Leaving out conjunctions : asyndeton -- Leaving out words : ellipsis -- Dramatic devices. Saying things by not saying them : praeteritio -- Breaking off in midstream : aposiopesis -- Correcting oneself : metanoia -- Rhetorical uses of the negative : litotes -- Rhetorical questions : erotema -- Asking questions and answering them : hypophora -- Anticipating objections and meeting them: prolepsis
LC subject English language -- Rhetoric
Alt Title Classical English rhetoric
ISBN 9781567923858
1567923852