The Importance Of Rhetoric

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The word rhetoric can be defined as the ability to use certain writing techniques such as word choice and flow to create a specific emotion/mood within a reader that often causes them to do something the author intends. Rhetoric is often related to persuasion. I remember discussing rhetoric and the categories of it (ethos, pathos and logos) in high school however, I do not remember everything about them. I remember that ethos relates to the credibility, pathos relates to emotions and logos relate to the logic. I know that rhetoric tools are what helps drive how a paper is written. More specifically, the tools are what help structure the paper and determine the tone/mood the author uses. These tools are used to help make a paper more effective
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