posted by CRICKET .
WHAT IS AN EXAMPLE OF UNDERSTATEMENT IN MLK'S "I HAVE A DREAM" SPEECH?
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.
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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
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.