“Four Freedoms” The purpose was to persuade Americans into helping Britain during the first world war, He convinced everyone we were fighting for the universal freedoms of everyone involved. To fight for freedom. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom and that government Of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. Secondly, by an impressive expression of the public will and without regard to partisanship, we are committed to full support of all those resolute people everywhere who are resisting aggression and are thereby keeping war away from our hemisphere. By this support we express our determination that the democratic cause shall prevail, and we strengthen the defense and the security of our own nation. Tone of Speech Sad, remembrance, encouraging, finish the fight type of thing.
It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us-?that from these of devotion-?that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain. Powerful, Will not me messed with “… We will not be intimidated by the threats of dictators that they will regard as a breach of international law or as an act of war our aid to the democracies which dare to resist their aggression” Rhetorical Devices Anaphora.
He repeats WE cannot, several times, to emphasize that they aren’t the reason they are there, all the soldiers present and fallen are. “we cannot dedicate-?we cannot consecrate-?we cannot hallow. ” FDA used ethos very well to his advantage, everyone seemed to like him, so they listened. He used very emotional and powerful words to persuade many people. ” I use the word “unprecedented” because at no revises time has American security been as seriously threatened from without as it is today. Significance of Speech “Gettysburg g Address” The whole speech was dedicated to all of the fallen soldiers in the battle of Ge outstays. It gave people hope, and it held together the Union. This speech was significant in that FDA went beyond the regular freedoms ins rued by the constitution and claimed these new rights as American values.