Rhetorical Analysis Of President Kennedy's Inaugural Address

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The following speech by President Kennedy’s inaugural address, 1961 was a bold assertion of his confidence and his ability to lead the nation in a new direction. Kennedy made bold foreign policy declarations. President Kennedy’s speech was amazing because the audience was attentive. During Kennedy’s speech he spoke with clear voice and a volume appropriate for the audience. He kept his eyes on the audience as he spoke. Also, while continuing his speech, he followed with an effectivity of his vocal expressions that created special emotional relationship between him and his audience. In this speech Kennedy used various stylistic devices which add strength and character to his speech. During his introduction, he combines parallelism in the statement;

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