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Unformatted text preview: o "Take your seats" • Figures --o Repetition, omission or changes in word order o Anaphora - repeat beginning of sentence • "I have a dream…" o Anastrophe - inverts word order for the sake of emphasis o Enallage: changes word order to tweak the grammar while maintaining the same semantic contents o Parallelism - repeats structural elements o Contrast - Antithesis • Balance - both sides symmetrical • Chiasmus - AB, BA • Ask not what your country can do you for, ask what you can do for your country 10/25...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course COMM 113 taught by Professor Montomerie during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08