How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.

How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.

How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.

How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.

Antony uses simple language the plebs could understand combined with his romantic reminder of the Republic (which ironically was being dismantled by Caesar) with his opening of…Friends,Romans,countrymen lend me your ears.. the antithesis of Brutus’ words. Moreover, by referring to the men who murdered Caesar as honorable men of Rome, acting on behalf of the people only served to further anger the crowd against Brutus and the conspirators. Antony’s speech added insult to injury allowing him to politically manipulate the Roman mob.
How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.
How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.
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How does Antony use language? Choose a few highlights of language use and explain how they work to enhance the message he is trying to give us.
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