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Stylistic Features of Lines 23-31

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JFK, Civil Rights Address, June 11, 1963

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald. "Civil Rights Address." 11 June 1963. AmericanRhetoric.com. Web. 10 May 2016.

Which of the following stylistic features is used most extensively in lines 23-31 (“The Negro…as much”)?

A

Inversion of normal subject/verb/object order to emphasize key words.

B

Sentence fragments to draw attention to key ideas.

C

Analogy to express abstract ideas in concrete terms.

D

Subordinate clauses to add detail to the main clause.

E

Colloquialisms to build credibility with the audience.