What are some examples of expository devices and rhetorical devices?

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Feb 18, 2018

Expository devices and rhetorical devices have their differences.


Expository devices are used in exposition, which is a literary device used to introduce background information about events, characters and other elements of a work to the audience. Some examples include assonance, oxymorons and allegories.

Rhetorical devices uses words in a particular way to convey meaning or to persuade. Some examples include allusion, appositives and hyperboles.