Rhetorical Mode

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“Rhetorical Mode” is just a fancy way of saying “the way the author presents the subject.” Rhetorical Mode is related to organization and structure as well as to rhetorical strategies. Inductive, Deductive, Abductive, practical, and enthymeme are multiple types of Argument. An enthymeme is an argument that doesn’t give you enough information between the thesis and the conclusion. Analogous argument sets up a direct comparison between two things in order to prove a certain thesis. Abductive explanation uses its conclusion to explain its thesis. Authors may use cause and effect strategy to strengthen a claim by proving that there is a direct link between one thing and another. The reasoning behind a particular strategy depends on the context.
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