We had one open spot on our soccer team roster for school. The two coaches got together and discussed two possibilities for that final spot. Each of us had different opinions, so we decided not to add either player.
Metaphor and Simile
Quotation Out of Context
Shift of Meaning
Sally got a new pet mallard, Quackers, for her birthday. She took Quackers for a walk around the block one day where they came across a low swinging branch on a tree. Then, all of us were able to see her duck.
Appeal to Pity
Appeal to Flattery
Appeal to Ridicule
Appeal to Prestige
Appeal to Prejudice
Join the Bandwagon Appeal
Appeal to Practical Consequences
Passing from the Acceptable to the Dubious
The Cougars were the top-ranked soccer team for the 10-and-under age division last year. Pablo, a member of the team last year, is now 11 and has moved up to the 12-and-under age division. Even better, he has been placed on our team! We are so excited to have him, because we’ll finally be able to win our age bracket.