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  1. 1. Rhetorical modes: example English 10 -- T. Leach Kingston HS Fall 2009
  2. 2. What are rhetorical modes ? <ul><li>Standard ways writers develop their ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Ex: narration, description </li></ul><ul><li>Are used together in writing </li></ul>
  3. 3. Example <ul><li>Why do writers use examples? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Checklist for example <ul><li>Generalization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>what’s the general point tying the examples together? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>are there enough examples to show the generalization? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Specifics </li></ul><ul><ul><li>are the examples detailed enough? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Relevance </li></ul><ul><ul><li>are the examples relevant? Should we cut any? </li></ul></ul>