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Invention Techniques Exercise
EXERCISE:
Create your own examples of each invention technique below, using either "fast food," "safe sex" or "hip hop" as the subject. Explain or clarify your subject by using the appropriate invention technique.
 

TECHNIQUE

(Pick one): Fast Food, Safe Sex, Hip Hop

#1 Narration

#2 Description

#3 Process

#4 Cause

#5 Effect

#6 Compare

#7 Contrast

#8 Classification

#9 Division

#10 Formal Definition

#11 Etymology

#12 Example

#13 Exposition

#14 Negative Definition

#15 Possible/ Impossible

#16 History

#17 Diagram

#18 Anecdote

 
 

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