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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, Frederick Douglass, 1845

Douglass, Frederick. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave. Cornhill: Anti-Slavery Office, 1845. The Project Gutenberg, 10 Jan. 2006. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

The relationship between form and content in the final paragraph (lines 82-97) is BEST described by which of the following?


It relies on historical allusion to indicate that the horrors of slavery go back to the earliest days of human society.


It relies on archaic language to parody the speech patterns of slave masters and aristocrats.


It relies of parallel structure to reflect the author’s assumption that all souls are equal.


It relies on antithesis to capture the conflict between a slave’s inward emotion and outward expression.


It relies on ungrammatical sentences to suggest that the author’s emotions cannot be easily put into words.

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