A rhetorical grammar of the English language

calculated solely for the purposes of teaching propriety of pronunciation, and justness of delivery, in that tongue, by the organs of speech.
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English language -- Pronunciation., Rhet
StatementBy Thomas Sheridan, A.M.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 45589.
ContributionsAndrews, John, 1746-1813, ed.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationviii, [1], xiv-lxxiii, [3] p.
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Open LibraryOL14616967M

Professor of English at Central Washington University, Loretta Gray has three degrees related to her interest in composition and applied linguistics: Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language (School for International Training), Master of Arts in Spanish (Middlebury College), and Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Linguistics (Boston University).4/4(27).

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Kolin and Gray ask students to regard sentence structure as a toolkit – and its application an artful way to elicit a desired emotion or Cited by:   I love this book. I think almost anyone could enjoy this. Rather than teaching grammar as a set of tools, the authors teach grammar as a set of tools to be selectively and skillfully employed based upon situation, audience, and purpose.

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AP English Language and Composition Question 2: Rhetorical Analysis () Sample Student Responses 4 Sample SS [1] Nonviolence has often been a technique used by social and political figures to peacefully display opposition to a certain law of practice.

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Definition. Parataxis is a grammatical and rhetorical term for phrases or clauses arranged independently—a coordinate, rather than a subordinate, construction. Adjective: paratactic.

Contrast with hypotaxis. Parataxis (also known as the additive style) is sometimes used as a synonym for asyndeton —that is, Author: Richard Nordquist. Rhetorical Grammar encourages writers to recognize and use the grammatical and stylistic choices available to them and to understand the rhetorical effects those choices can have on their readers.

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Description. Rhetorical Grammar encourages writers to recognize and use the structural and stylistic choices available to them and to understand the rhetorical effects those choices can have on their readers.

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The chief reason for teaching rhetorical grammar in writing classes is that doing so is central to teaching thinking.

The ability to develop sentences and form paragraphs that serve a particular purpose requires a conceptual ability to envision relationships between ideas.

This comprehensive and detailed analysis of second language writers' text identifies explicitly and quantifiably where their text differs from that of native speakers of English. The book is based on the results of a large-scale study of university-level native-speaker and non-native-speaker essays written in response to six prompts.

Matthiessen has worked in areas as diverse as language typology, linguistics and computing, grammatical descriptions, grammar and discourse, functional grammar for English-language teachers, text analysis and translation, the evolution of language.

He is an author of Rhetorical Structure Theory, along with Bill Mann and Sandra for: Systemic functional linguistics. Grammar as a valuable tool for the writer Rhetorical Grammar encourages writers to recognize and use the grammatical and stylistic choices available to them, and to understand the rhetorical effects of those choices on their : $ A grammar and usage handbook like no other, One Day in the Life of the English Language features accessible chapters divided into “Fundamentals,” “Fine Tuning,” and “Deep Focus,” allowing readers to select a level most suited to their needs.

It also includes a glossary, a teachers’ guide, and a section refuting some myths about. Kenneth Beare has taught English and English as a second language teacher since Rhetorical questions can be defined as questions that are not really meant to be answered.

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1.a Demonstrate proficiencyin English and serve as a good language model for ELLs. 1.b. Language Acquisition and Development Candidates. This mini flip book includes 7 tabs to help students rhetorically analyze text: SOAPStone, ethos, pathos, logos, rhetorical device #1, rhetorical device #2, and summary.

I've also included a SOAPStone analysis worksheet and a rhetorical device handout to help make teaching rhetorical analysis easy. This resource is for use with one nonfiction text.4/5(29). 7 Good Books on Rhetoric and Writing Well Here are some books that I can recommend on the art of rhetoric and argumentation, and by extension, the craft of writing well: 1.

“Rhetoric” by Aristotle is the classic source of course.

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and “analysis” form two distinct categories. In yet another text, Systems in English Grammar: An Introduction for Language Teachers, Peter Master employs the key word grammar as if everyone wholly understood its meaning, emphasizing that “The focus of this text is grammar at the sentence level” (v), without ever explaining what grammar is.

The English language has many patterns. In the book Rhetorical Grammar, author Martha Kolln describes seven common sentence patterns. In other writings, she says that 95% of sentences in English Author: VOA Learning English.

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