WHAT IS AN EXAMPLE OF UNDERSTATEMENT IN MLK'S "I HAVE A DREAM" SPEECH?
LITURATURE - GuruBlue, Saturday, January 12, 2008 at 1:30pm
Here is a definition and examples of understatement
This is a link to the speech.
After reading the examples...check the speech, then let us know what you think.
We will be happy to give you further help with this.
LITURATURE - CRICKET, Saturday, January 12, 2008 at 1:42pm
THANKS FOR ANSWERING BUT I KNOW WHAT I'M SPOS TA BE LOOKING FOR..JUST CAN'T SEEM TA FIND IT IN THE SPEECH! LOL I HAVE READ IT AND READ IT AND AM DRAWING A BLANK:( EXCUSE THE CAPS AS I DON'T SEE WELL
LITURATURE - SraJMcGin, Saturday, January 12, 2008 at 1:57pm
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help forum. By studying some examples of understatements, it might be easier to select them from the speech:
NOTE: Since capital letters are considered "shouting" and impolite, you could increase the size of the font so it's easier to read.