An explanation of the process for reading a document closely with a critical mind.
There are many facets of rhetoric that we will analyze. This document introduces the major categories.
A deeper look into the individual aspects and interdependence of ethos, pathos, and logos.
This document presents a very brief functional look at a major branch of linguistics.
This document presents a list of rhetorical verbs and tone descriptors. It is well titled.
This document presents a larger list of descriptors. It, too, is well titled.
This document presents a list of satirical devices. More adept titling.
A structured methodology that insures incorporation of subject, rhetor, purpose, audience, and your points of rhetorical analysis.
A structured methodology that insures incorporation of claim, evidence and analysis.
A breakdown of the component parts of the prompt.
A document that provides options for approaching the AP style rhetorical analysis essay. Embrace or ignore as befits your writing style.
A document that provides insights from those who teach, read, and score the essays in June.
A document that provides an explanation for the cryptic codes scribbled all over your essays.