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I created this Quiz to test your knowledge of rhetorical devices, as well as to test my own knowledge of the subject at the same time. There are thousands of quizes and this is probably not the best but thats ok.

Do you know your Rhetorical devices very well I sure hope you do. Cause you will surely need it. Surely you don't know why I am saying surely so many times but that Is ok with me. Surely

Created by: Bartholemule Sanchez
1. What is your age?
Under 18 Years Old
18 to 24 Years Old
25 to 30 Years Old
31 to 40 Years Old
41 to 50 Years Old
51 to 60 Years Old
Over 60 Years Old
2. What is your gender?
Male
Female
3. Select the best definition of Zeugma.
A wierd word that should be erased from the dictionary.
A large animal that is prone to attacking small children.
A grammatically correct linkage of two or more parts of speech by another part of speech.
reprats the last word of one phrase, clause, or sentence at or very near the beginning of the next.
4. Select the best example of Asyndeton.
On his return he received medals, honors, treasures, titles, fame.
Roses are red, violets are blue, I like spaghetti, how bout you
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake interrupted business somewhat in the downtown area.
Heat waves are common in the summer
5. What are Rhetorical Devices Used For.
To make easier the potting of small plants
Technique that an author or speaker uses to evoke an emotional response in his audience.
There are many definitions and not one of them is right.
They work extremely well with sharpening pencils.
6. To err is human; to forgive, divine. Is an Example Of
Antithesis
Understatement
Litotes
Antistrophe
7. Anaphora is:
A type of folliage that only grows in the Arctic Circle.
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of two or more successive verses.
A controversial argument, as one against some opinion, doctrine.
An extremely deadly flesh eating mushroom, with purple stripes.
8. The purple people eater is:
The clerk at the Kwik King down the road.
Your great aunt Thelma
An example of Imagry
An example of Details
9. Syntax is:
A species of Monkey.
A color of paint used in the decoration of Sea Walls.
An act or habit of misusing words ridiculously, esp. by the confusion of words that are similar in sound.
The study of the rules whereby words or other elements of sentence structureare combined to form grammatical sentences.
10. Where does the rainbow end?
At the pot of Gold
It doesn't end because its a circle
11. What are Details
An Individual part or item; a specific
A particular style or manner
12. What is Tone?
A particular style or manner, as of writing or speech
The formation of mental images, figures or likeness.

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