In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He too is the victim of the fashionable notion of rhetoric, logic and truth that was so widely admired at the time.
- It is the common rhetoric in the aftermath of wars that, with the war once won, the peace must not then be lost.
- Gellert's lectures on poetry, rhetoric, and ethics were exceptionally popular.
- They may have seen themselves as reviving a more ancient tradition, that of rhetoric.
- In short, one can take the science out of rhetoric but not the rhetoric out of science.
- The problem is that using modernist rhetoric does not make one modern.
- But during his twenties he was not only teaching Latin literature and the arts of rhetoric.
- Young Athenian democrats needed rhetoric to persuade the democratic assemblies.
- This rhetoric was imitated in Elizabethan schools and began to make an impact on the stage.
- It may well be that the cities no longer had the resources to support a roster of teachers of grammar and rhetoric.
- The devices of rhetoric, however, did not lose their links with poetry or their practical ties with the law.
- As an ability, rhetoric is observable when people choose to engage in it.
- But both these opposite models of our selves are equally powerful in current rhetoric.
- Born into a rich provincial family, he studied philosophy as well as rhetoric and law.
- In the late twentieth century rhetoric has been revived as the study of the structuring powers of discourse.
- From this perspective, Ovidian rhetoric works to conceal the very desire that organizes it.
- Are the audience really shocked into new ideas about rhetoric, oppression and language?
- Much of the earlier writing is political rhetoric; much of the later is album verse.
- In either case, we can see that both argument and rhetoric are designed to persuade and impress.
- Invoke the slippery slope and construct a straw man to knock down with one fell swoop of rhetoric.
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