A PALETTE OF RHETORICAL STRATEGIES
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Communicate
through
colors and
techniques
when you paint.




















Communicate
through
words and
strategies
when you write.
(for college, for work, and for
personal life)
(About thirty minutes from Chaffey College)  / Extra Credit Opportunity: Visit the Sarah Bain Gallery, Chaffey College's Wignall Museum, or
another gallery location.  Write about those paintings, sculptures, photographs, or other artistic works which most effectively/strongly
communicate messages to you.
Incorporating Palette Strategies in Your Writing: Sentence Level, Paragraph
Level, and
Essay Level

1. Sentence Level:
Approximately a few sentences of use within the text you are writing /
Possibly used multiple times in different parts of the text


2. Paragraph Level:
The strategy is used to develop the major and minor supporting details of the
paragraph  
(exemplification sample)


3. Essay Level:
The entire essay is organized and developed with this strategy as the central
focus / The essay may be assigned as a "description essay" or "definition
essay" for example.
Exemplification
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