The Basics of Rhetoric. An introduction. Learning Targets. Target 1: I can define rhetoric. Target 2: I can use the three rhetorical analysis questions to analyze a text. Target 5: I can differentiate between summary and rhetorical analysis. What is Rhetoric? . A few definitions to know.
A few definitions to know
3 things to consider
Author – the creator of the communication
Audience – the receiver of the communication
Subject – the topic of the communication
**Note: that was not a rhetorical question
Ask 3 questions
Read “We are all writers now” & answer the three rhetorical questions for this text.