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Middle Years English: Romeo and Juliet

Middle Years English


Rhetorical Devices

This video deepens students' understanding of the concepts of pathos, logos, and ethos with visual examples. The video explains how the television, print, and online advertisements utilize the three rhetorical strategies. The narration in the commercial further explains their use in each advertisement.

American Rhetoric

Course Hero's Romeo and Juliet

Of Pentameter & Bear Baiting - Romeo & Juliet Part I: Crash Course English Literature #2


Romeo and Juliet Study Guide

The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain

Analysing Persuasive Language

Effective persuasion depends upon attention to Language choices, such as language appealing to the emotions; repetition to announce the importance of the issue; inclusive language, such as, 'we', you' and not too general as to use the word "ALL" but 'many', 'most',  'some'.

Persausive Techniques

Persuasive Monologue

American Rhetoric

Shakespearean dating tips - Anthony John Peters

Learn Out Loud: Romeo and Juliet Podcast

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Creating a Persuasive Podcast

Persuasive Text Videos

Persuasive Text videos

What Aristotle and Joshua Bell can teach us about persuasion - Conor Neill

"Imagine you are one of the world’s greatest violin players, and you decide to conduct an experiment: play inside a subway station and see if anyone stops to appreciate when you are stripped of a concert hall and name recognition. Joshua Bell did this, and Conor Neill channels Aristotle to understand why the context mattered."
View the complete lesson at TED-Ed.


How to use rhetoric to get what you want 

How do you get what you want, using just your words? Aristotle set out to answer exactly that question over two thousand years ago with a treatise on rhetoric. Camille A. Langston describes the fundamentals of deliberative rhetoric and shares some tips for appealing to an audience’s ethos, logos, and pathos in your next speech. 

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