Literature

A Tryst With Destiny Speech by J L Nehru: A Rhetorical Analysis 

Nehru’s Destiny Speech on India’s Independence India’s independence from the British rule on 15th August 1947, marked a turning point in the nation’s history.  Prime Minister Nehru’s speech reminds of the values and ideals India has believed in for centuries. Freedom from the British rule marked the dawn of modern India and PM Nehru’s speech…

George Orwell

Books vs Cigarettes by George Orwell – Summary and Analysis

George Orwell wrote his ‘Books versus Cigarettes‘ in 1946, a year later than his Animal Farm. This piece was published in The Tribune on February 8th in the same year. Orwell became the literary editor of The Tribune in 1943. He wrote several essays on problems affecting British society. This one is an interesting and…

Literature

Rhetorical Analysis of Eliana Dockterman’s the digital parent trap

How Eliana Dockterman builds an argument to persuade her audience that there are benefits to early exposure to technology. In her response to the skepticism among parents regarding their kids’ early exposure to technology, Eliana Dockterman presents a multifaceted argument. Through her argument, she tries to dispel the confusion and misunderstandings surrounding technology and its use…

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Rhetoric Analysis of Jimmy Carter’s speech on Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Explain how Jimmy Carter builds an argument to persuade his audience that the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should not be developed for industry. In response to the attempts to industrializing the Arctic wildlife refuge area, ex-president Jimmy Carter argues that the US cannot afford to let a beautiful natural reserve become a web of pipelines…

Literature

An Analysis of Martin Luther King Jr’s Beyond Vietnam

Martin Luther King Jr. builds an argument to persuade his audience that American involvement in the Vietnam War is unjust. Read a rhetorical analysis of Martin Luther King Jr’s Beyond Vietnam: Time to break silence. Apart from being an advocate of Mahatma Gandhi’s idea of nonviolence, Martin Luther King Jr was a great leader and…