Betrayal Affects Everyone In Shakespeare's Julius Caesar

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Betrayal Affects Everyone In the tragedy Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare, Mark Antony uses verbal irony, figurative language, and rhetorical questions to propose emotional appeal to the audience throughout his speech. During the speech, Antony uses verbal irony to continuously describe Brutus as an “honorable man” to the citizens, making them reconsider their beliefs against Brutus. For example, when Antony tells a positive asset about Caesar, he states, “Here, under leave of Brutus and the rest / (For Brutus is an honorable man).” Antony continuously used the “Honorable man” concept throughout the speech to catch the citizens’ attention and let them realize that Brutus is not as dignified as he most viewed. Next, Antony uses figurative
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