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Syntax of the 9/11 Address

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9/11 Address, George W. Bush

Bush, George W., Jr. "9/11 Address to the Nation." N.p., 11 Sept. 2001. Web. 17 Aug. 2016.

The overall syntax of this speech consists of

A

simple sentences and sentence fragments for added emphasis, paired with longer sentences that introduce necessary background information.

B

long, convoluted sentences that add as much descriptive detail as possible.

C

interrogative, simple sentences throughout.

D

short, exclamatory sentences.

E

telegraphic sentences that use colloquial diction.