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The second portion of the book is useful for understanding the way Lanham ended up including all the terms he did.
The definitions do not agree always with other sources but it is a real robust attempt to make some order out of the morass. Jan 03, Wythe Marschall rated it it was amazing Shelves: Lists with This Book.
Learning and doing rhetoric includes learning how to analyze the devices authors use, and this is the most complete hwndlist of terms I have seen yet.
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Aug 26, Mandy rated it really liked it Shelves: Excellent collection of terms and ways we use the English language. Some of the definitions that they give are out there and tterms really seem to explain rhetorixal term that much, and is just little hard to remember all these terms.
Ashley Joseph Whitney rated it liked it Jul 21, It’s divided into three main parts: Overall, though, I’d say it’s a pretty comprehensive list.
JA rated it liked it Nov 03, With a unique combination of alphabetical teems descriptive lists, it provides in one convenient, accessible volume all the rhetorical terms—mostly Greek and Latin—that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or to find useful in their wri The first edition of this widely used work has been reprinted many times over two decades. Michael Smith rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Now the Second Edition offers new features that will make it still more useful: Jackson’s characters include instances of gradatio in a couple of scenes in Tarentino’s film Pulp Fiction.
Jarron rated it really liked it Aug 07, I always need real-life examples so I use this in conjunction with Farnsworth’s book, Classical English Rhetoric, which provides examples to illustrate each term. Beth rated it liked it Dec handlish, Jun 07, Tso William rated it really liked it Shelves: Deniz rated it really liked it May 07, Feb 03, Sangeeta K rated it it was amazing.
It’s also useful for understanding rhetorical terms in general. Dec 18, Jerry rated it liked it. Excellent reference for rhetorical terms — both for obtaining definitions, and for finding alternative names for the same term and related terms.
Jan 26, Craig rated it liked it Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 11, Lyndon Bailey added it. Another good reference for me while I worked my way through obtaining my undergraduate degree for literature of the American and English canons.
Open Preview See a Problem? It’s pretty straightforward but it kind of wordy and complicated for my taste but what can you say it’s English textbook for this class I’m just happy I didn’t really have rheyorical do I use it a lot. A very useful text for any student of rhetoric.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Don’t leave home without it Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Not a book, but a reference manual of sorts.
Andrew rated it it was amazing Mar 06, To ask other readers questions about A Handlist of Rhetorical Termsplease sign up. A good one-stop reference to rhetorical terms. Be the first to ask a question about A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms. Some of the definitions that they give are out there and doesn’t really seem to explain the term that much, and is just little hard to remember all these term This book is fun to hold. A richer examples set for each term and more rhetirical definitions would have bumped the rating up to five stars.
Useful and practical for an introductory handbook. Carol rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Franky rated it liked it Nov 25, Books by Richard A. With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, it provides in one convenient, accessible volume all the rhetorical terms—mostly Greek and Latin—that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely hamdlist come across in their reading or to find useful in their writing.
A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms
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