This document includes definitions and examples for 22 rhetorical devices and 9 common logical fallacies. Used in conjunction with my Intro to Rhetoric PPT.
paradox, point of view, tone, understatement, anaphora, metaphor, qualifiers, allusion, discourse, connotation, denotation, parable, analogy, oxymoron, satire, parody, parallelism, synthesis, thesis, claim, diction, didactic
Logical fallacies covered:
post hoc, ad hominem, either/or (false dichotomy), slippery slope, straw man, non-sequitur, circular reasoning, bandwagon appeal, and red herring