I Have a dream

I Have a dream

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  • Metaphor
  • "In a sense, we've come to our nation's capital to cash a check."
  • Simile
  • "We will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream."
  • Allusion
  • ¨Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • This is a metaphor because the African Americans were trying to get the freedom the rightfully deserved from the U.S.
  • Hyperbole
  • "I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, and every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made plain, and the crooked places made straight."
  • This is a simile because it uses like to compare freedom and water.
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is making a reference to Abraham Lincoln.
  • This is hyperbole because it's saying that everything will instantly be okay when African Americans are givn the rights they deserve.
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