When talking about rhetorical devices, is it better to use words such as Volta and anaphora instead of shift in tone and repetition?

When talking about rhetorical devices, is it better to use words such as Volta and anaphora instead of shift in tone and repetition? Thank you!

Hi! This is a great question. As a Reader for the AP Language exam, I can confidently tell you that it is best to use vocabulary that you understand and can use correctly in your essay response. If you do not fully understand what anaphora (or any of the other uber-complicated/impossible to say word) means, don’t use that word and stick to what you know! Your response is not scored higher simply for using these very technical rhetorical terms. I hope this helps. Good luck!

Yes, Thank you so much!!!

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