Litotes, Antithesis, Rhetorical Question

Dariya Kokisheva 2013 M04 14
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Litotes is a stylistic device consisting of a peculiar use of negative construction. The negation plus noun or adjective serves to establish a positive feature in a person or thing.   Antithesis...

Litotes is a stylistic device consisting of a peculiar use of negative construction. The negation plus noun or adjective serves to establish a positive feature in a person or thing.

 

Antithesis emphasizes the contrast between two ideas. The structure of the phrases / clauses is usually similar in order to draw the reader's / listener's attention directly to the contrast.

 

Rhetorical Question a question to which the answer is obvious and there­fore not expected. In reality rhetorical questions are a kind of statement.

       

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