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Rhetorical Devices: Anastrophe

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. For other posts in the series, please click this link.

RHETORIC. The app is here!

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My friend and business partner, Florian Mueck and I are thrilled to announce the launch of the app for Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™.

Rhetorical Devices: Syllepsis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. In plain English: When one word–often a verb–is used … Continue reading → Rhetoric Alanis Morissette Dorothy Parker Margaret Atwood rhetoric Rhetorical device Rhetorical Devices syllepsis The Rolling Stones zeugma

Rhetorical Devices: Syllepsis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. In plain English: When one word–often a verb–is used … Continue reading → Rhetoric Alanis Morissette Dorothy Parker Margaret Atwood rhetoric Rhetorical device Rhetorical Devices syllepsis The Rolling Stones zeugma

Rhetorical Devices: Antithesis

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Rhetoric Made Easy – Bringing Back the Magic

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We know them in today’s world as “rhetoric”. Tips From The Top fassforward presenting public speaking rhetoric tools words The snag?

Rhetoric – The Pubic Speaking Game™

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I am pleased and excited to announce Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™, the brainchild of my friend, Florian Mueck , and me.

Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™

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I am pleased and excited to announce Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™, the brainchild of my friend, Florian Mueck , and me.

Rhetorical Devices: Introduction

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Rhetoric   is the art of using language with persuasive effect. Aristotle wrote the classic book on the subject, On Rhetoric , in the 4th century BC. For centuries, the study of rhetoric—the ability to speak in public and to move audiences with logic, emotion and credibility—was an important component of many educational systems.

The Dirty Rhetoric Guide to Horrifying Writing

The Presenter's Blog

Re-blogged from Make A Powerful Point — it’s our Dirty Rhetoric Guide to Horrifying Writing. Wonderfully terrible. like Halloween!

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Rhetorical Devices: Paralipsis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Cicero Iron Man Julius Caear Mark Antony Mary Matalin Michele Bachmann Paralipsis rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Robert Downey Jr For other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Paralipsis. Origin : From the Greek ?????????? (paraleipsis),

Rhetorical Devices: Hypophora

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Hyphora  is similar to a rhetorical question.

Rhetorical Devices: Commoratio

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Filed under: Rhetoric. Device : Commoratio. It has ceased to be.

Rhetorical Devices: Anaphora

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Anaphora Bruce Aylward Martin Luther King Jr Neil Kinnock rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Steve Jobs TED We shall fight on the beaches Winston ChurchillFor other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Anaphora.

Rhetorical Devices: Sententia

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Filed under: Rhetoric. Device : Sententia.

Rhetorical Devices: Diacope

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Filed under: Rhetoric. Device : Diacope. Free at last! 

Rhetorical Devices: Erotema

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. ” Lisa: “No, Dad, it’s a rhetorical question.”

Rhetorical Devices: Antimetabole

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Alexandre Dumas Antimetabole Brandenburg Gate Jesse Jackson John Kennedy Joseph Kennedy public speaking rhetoric Ronald Reagan Spam The Three Musketeers Winston ChurchillFor other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Antimetabole.

Rhetorical Devices: Epizeuxis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Effect: Epizeuxis is a very dramatic rhetorical device. Rhetoric Arnold Schwarzenegger Epizeuxis Monty Python Monty Python's Flying Circus Oprah Winfrey public speaking rhetoric Sarah Palin Spam Taylor Mali Tony BlairDevice : Epizeuxis. beautiful ?

Amplification rhetoric. Getting words to go LARGE!

The Presenter's Blog

Presentation Content Presentation skills amplification climax expanding presentation tips rhetoric by Peter Watts Paskale. Picture the scene.

It’s time for Dirty Rhetoric

The Presenter's Blog

That toolkit is Dirty Rhetoric. Dirty Rhetoric is a selection of 53 rhetorical techniques designed to light up your message.

Rhetorical Devices: Epistrophe

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Abraham Lincoln Barrack Obama Bill Gates Epiphora Epistrophe Gettysburg Address Lyndon Johnson Nelson Mandela rhetoric Rhetorical device Tony Blair Yes we can For other posts in the series, please click this link. We must do it together. We

Book journal: Credibility and the feminine rhetorical style

The Eloquent Woman

So of course, the most prominent speakers of the feminine rhetorical style are men: Jamieson''s book makes a thorough case for considering U.S.

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Winston Churchill analyses the Scaffolding of Rhetoric

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

In 1897, while serving as a 22-year-old Army officer in India, Winston Churchill wrote an unpublished essay The Scaffolding of Rhetoric. Public Speaking Rhetoric

Rhetorical Devices: Epanalepsis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Filed under: Rhetoric. Rhetoric Antimetabole Denzel Washington Elie Wiesel Epanalepsis Paul Harvey Ralph Nader rhetoric Rhetorical device Rhetorical DevicesFor other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Epanalepsis.

Rhetorical Devices: Anadiplosis

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Filed under: Rhetoric. Rhetoric Anadiplosis George W. Bush Joaquin Phoenix Margaret Thatcher rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Steve Jobs YodaFor other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Anadiplosis. Fear leads to  anger.

TransCanada chief uses rhetoric to lay the blame on rhetoric

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And that’s because this line is a carefully constructed piece of rhetoric specifically designed to generate a sound-bite. So – Russ Girling….

Rhetorical Devices: Polysyndeton

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Asyndeton Inherit the Wind (1960 film) Katharine Hepburn Lion in Winter rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Spencer Tracy Steve Jobs William F. For other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Polysyndeton. We are the killers.

Rhetorical Devices: Paraprosdokian

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. Rhetoric Bill Casselman Dorothy Parker Groucho Marx humor Humour Mitch Hedberg Paraprosdokian rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Winston ChurchillFor other posts in the series, please click this link. Device : Paraprosdokian. Origin : From the Greek ????

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My Podcast Interview on “Time to Shine”

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Guests … Continue reading → Media Oscar Santolalla Podcast Rhetoric - The Public Speaking Game Rhetorical Devices Time to Shineis a podcast hosted by Oscar Santolalla, who speaks to the world from Helsinki, Finland.

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Rhetoric for Persuasive Speaking

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have been interviewed there a few times, for example … Continue reading → Rhetoric Aristotle Business Donald Trump Dukascopy Hillary Clinton John Zimmer public speaking rhetoricDukascopy Bank is a Swiss online bank that provides trading services, particularly in the foreign exchange marketplace.

Rhetoric isn’t a bad thing—16 Rhetorical Devices Regularly Used by Steve Jobs

Duarte Blog

The word “rhetoric” gets a bad rap as a form of oratory manipulation; I view it as a communication device. Prevalent in politics but not in business, let’s take a look at some the rhetorical devices Mr. Jobs used in his 2007 iPhone launch presentation. Interrogatio : A rhetorical question in which the answer is self-evident.

Rhetorical Devices: Asyndeton

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This post is part of a series on rhetoric and rhetorical devices. single sentence can incorporate more than one rhetorical device. Rhetoric Abraham Lincoln Anaphora Asyndeton Battle of Zela Douglas MacArthur Epistrophe Gettysburg Address Jack Nicholson Julius Caesar rhetoric Rhetorical Devices Steve Jobs

Compromise or betrayal: truth or rhetoric from Paddy Ashdown?

Max Atkinson

It's always good to see former pupils making use of powerful rhetorical devices like the contrast, whether in a speech or an interview (below). Truth or rhetoric? Since last Thursday's collapse of the Lib Dem vote, I confess to having wondered why their former leader was being given so much air time.

Demosthenes and Modern Oratory

Matt Eventoff

Demosthenes is one of my favorite orators to study.  Unfortunately, I have not had the opportunity to ever see or hear him as he passed away in 322 BC.  He is one of the legendary Greek orators and some of his most famous (and my favorite) addresses of his relate to his opposition to King Phillip II of Macedon.

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Closing A Speech or Presentation, Part I

Matt Eventoff

Call-to-Question – Ending with a rhetorical question that captures the message and leaves the audience thinking, especially one that ties a call to action directly in is often very effective.  ex.  The moment of truth has arrived.  You had them entranced at the open.  Thank you.” ” …and then nothing happens. 

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“I Have A Dream” – 7 Lessons from Dr. Martin Luther King

Matt Eventoff

Anaphora is one example of what are countless valuable rhetorical devices available to all presenters. 6. Here are a few: 1. Peggy Noonan.

Rhetoric & imagery in Obama's victory speech

Max Atkinson

THE ART OF ORATORY Barack Obama’s speech in Chicago following his victory in the US election was a fine example of the rhetorical brilliance that helped him defeat Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Two rhetorical questions to lead into the peroration. Although he has a team of three speechweriters. Ronald Reagan). This is your victory.

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How to Open a Speech or Presentation

Matt Eventoff

Putting your audience members directly into the presentation by allowing each member to visualize a scenario is a great tool. 4) A Question – Rhetorical or literal; When someone is posed with a question, whether an answer is called for or not, that person intuitively answers, even if just in his or her mind, and now that person is involved. .

41 Reasons Good Speakers Give Bad Speeches

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Opinion PowerPoint Presentation Skills Public Speaking Rhetorical Devices Scripting Your Speech Speech Writing UncategorizedThis year, I didn’t even think about it. Well, I did think about it, but I didn’t think about doing it. If you subscribed to my newsletter more than a year ago, then you know what I’m referring to.