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I don't understand what Aristotle's definition of rhetoric is. He said that is was the repetition of dialect, parallel to one another but still different.

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    Also he said rhetoric was the ability to identify the appropriate means of persuasion in a given situation. But i don't know what that means.

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    Nvm. I figured it out.

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