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ACELA1542

Understand how rhetorical devices are used to persuade and how different layers of meaning are developed through the use of metaphor, irony and parody 

(ACELA1542)

  

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  • identifying and evaluating examples of how rhetorical devices reveal the dark or serious aspects of a topic in ways that cause laughter or amusement, for example by making a statement but implying/meaning the opposite (irony); exaggerating or overstating something (hyperbole); imitating or sending up something (parody), and making something appear less serious than it really is (understatement)
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