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antanaclasis

repetition of a word in two different senses (If we do not hang together, we will hang separately)

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anticipated objection/procatalepsis

addresses and answer objections

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antimetabole

reverse the order of repeated words (When the GOING gets TOUGH, the TOUGH gets GOING)

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apologist

a person or character who makes a case for some controversial position

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apology

an elaborate statement justifying some controversial position

6

cloze test

a test of reading ability that requires a person to fill in missing words in a text

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compound statement

two or more nouns constitute the grammatical subject of a clause (the DOG AND CAT SCURRIED away from the car)

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epanalepsis

begins and end the same way (Blood hath brought blood)

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compound sentence

has two or more independent clauses

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efferent reading

reading to gain information from a text

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enthymeme

logical reasoning with one premise left unstated

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stock setting

stereotypical time and place settings that let readers know a text's genre immediately

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anadiplosis

word chain

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anthimeria

substitution of one part of speech for another

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appositive

a noun or noun phrase that follows another noun immediately or defines its meaning