English Literature Coursework. If you'd like an overview of the entire forest of rhetoric, consult the trees (major categories) in the left frame. Basic Sentence Parts. Ask LoneStar View all student services Being involved in civic activities prepares our students for life after Lone Star College. Learn More Ask LoneStar Learn how to pay for college We want you to save money! Learn More Ask LoneStar See our community impact Lone Star College is conducting information sessions for businesses interested in becoming a vendor and doing business. Learn More Ask LoneStar Learn more about our libraries Find the tools you need when doing research. Learn More Use the links below to jump to a section: The Elements of Rhetoric The Writing Process T his online rhetoric, provided by Dr. Search The Forest of Rhetoric This site is optimally viewed using a frames-capable browser (MSIE 3 or above;
The Writing Process. Jack Lynch The Grammar Gorillas. If you are not viewing this document inside of a frame, you should be! Looking for something? Don't be scared of the intimidating detail suggested by the odd Greek and Latin terms. Punctuation Made Simple. A Humbug's Grammar. Grammar Exercises Grammar Bytes. chompchomp. comEnglish Exercises Online. The OWL at Purdue. The Rhetorical Situation. Purdue OWL. Descriptive Essays. The Writing Center. Starting the Writing Process. Exercise 1 . Dangling Modifiers . Capital Community College. Descriptive Writing. After all, you can enjoy the simple beauty of a birch tree without knowing it is betula alba and make use of the shade of a weeping willow tree without knowing it is in fact salix babylonica. University of Hertfordshire Hatfield, UK Paragraph Transitions . Big Dog's Grammar. Major ErrorsSentence FragmentsPurdue University Online Writing LabGuide to Grammar and WritingSubject-Verb AgreementGuide to Grammar and WritingPurdue University Online Writing LabCity University (Washington) QuizFaulty Parallel StructureGuide to Grammar and WritingThe Brief Penguin Handbook Parallel Structure . Purdue OWL. Comma Splices What is a Comma Splice and How Do I Fix It? Walden U. Guide to Grammar and Writing Comma Splices: Frances Peck, U. PowerPoint. Guide to Grammar and Writing. Capital Community College. Albans School. PMS: PowerPoint. If you'd like to look up specific terms of rhetoric, either scroll through the list of figures of speech (or flowers of rhetoric) on the right, or Search the Forest (above or ). Their families pay for college. Learn More Looking for something? Parts of Speech Grammar, Colorado State University. Tone: Capital Community College. Exercises in Using English for Academic Purposes. Netscape 3 or above). Capital Community College. Diagramming Sentences: Tips-O-Matic. Paragraphs and Topic Sentences. U of Ottawa. Paragraph Development and Topic Sentences. Capital Community College. Tone in Business Writing.
The organization of this central page and the hyperlinks within individual pages should provide a map, a discernible trail, to lay hold of the utility and beauty of this language discipline. This site is intended to help beginners, as well as experts, make sense of rhetoric, both on the small scale (definitions and examples of specific terms) and on the large scale (the purposes of rhetoric, the patterns into which it has fallen historically as it has been taught and practiced for 2000+ years). Capital Community College. Sentence Diagramming . Exercise I . D'Youville College. Pronoun-Antecedent AgreementGuide to Grammar and WritingBig Dog's Grammar Pronoun Antecedernt Agreement . LEO. Diagramming Sentences: The OWL at Purdue. Principles of Composition: However, one can easily become lost in a large, complex habitat (whether it be one of wood or of wit). The same is possible with rhetoric. Grammar and Sentence Structure Major Errors Diagramming Sentences Punctuation The Paragraph The Essay Diction, Vocabulary, Spelling Plagiarism Logic, Argument Evaluation and Statistics Rhetoric and Critical Analysis of an Essay Research The Elements of Rhetoric Audience Awareness. Texas A Northern Illinois U English Department. Narrative and Descriptive. Gary A. U of Missouri. Identifying Subjects. A Brief Introduction. English U of London 330 Grammar Topics . The OWL at Purdue. C. Rhetoric essay introduction. U of Victoria. Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers. A forest is the metaphor for this site. A Matter of Attitude. A Brief Introduction . A Guide for International Students. NASA. Subjects and Predicates Subjects and Predicates . Olson, JAC Online. Punctuation. Georgia Southern U. Identifying Subjects, Phrases, and Clauses. Capital Community College. Elements . Ask LoneStar View all programs of study There are several types of financial aid available to help students Literacy Education Online. U Texas Permian Basin.
Punctuation, and Capitalization. It is beyond the definitions that the power of rhetoric is made apparent. Your input (contributions of examples, explanations, links, and bibliography, or your clarifications and corrections) is heartily welcomed. Gideon Burton of Brigham Young University, is a guide to the terms of classical and renaissance rhetoric. Download a PowerPoint presentation. The Writing Process The Writing Process. The names aid categorization and are more or less conventional, but I encourage you to get past the sesquipedalian labels and observe the examples and the sample criticism (rhetoric in practice). Bogazici U. Essays: Grammar. List of Exercises. An extensive site. Guide to Grammar and Style. Like a forest, rhetoric provides tremendous resources for many purposes. Englishbiz. co. uk. Sometimes it is difficult to see the forest (the big picture) of rhetoric because of the trees (the hundreds of Greek and Latin terms naming figures of speech, etc. ) within rhetoric. Ask LoneStar See our admissions process Credits earned at Lone Star College transfer to any public college or university in the state. Learn More Looking for something? Cloud State U. How to Write a Description. Of California at Santa Barbara. The Essay Thesis Statement: Literary Education Online. Building the Essay Draft. Empire State College. Writing an Argumentative Essay . O. Of Ottawa. Paragraphs. Cross-references throughout the website will help you see the relationship between, for example, a topic of invention, such as comparison and its related figures of speech,, etc. Writing Den Guide to Writing a Basic Essay . Description and NarrationWriting Descriptions. U of Ottawa. Misplaced Modifiers: M U. Style, Diction, Tone, and Voice. Wheaon college. How Audience and Purpose Affect Focu s. Burleson. Diagramming Practice . Please click.
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Featured in the Scout Report, For students of rhetoric, literature, or communication, don't forget to look at the examples of Rhetorical Analysis (at the bottom of the trees ). St. U. LEO: Indiana U. Writing Paragraphs. Cleveland State University.