Most times they will begin by analyzing the text itself with emphasis on metaphorical elements; and instead of writing a rhetorical essay, they end up with a summary or analysis. You will unlikely encounter a rhetorical essay in a regular English class. Unless you’re taking AP literature or a university level literature class, you will not be.
AP English Language and Composition Free-Response Question 2. Sample Identiier: 2G. Score: 7 This essay presents an adequate argument that moves beyond a score of 6.