Rhetoric & imagery in Obama's victory speech
NOVEMBER 10, 2008
At its simplest, the more use made of these techniques, the more impressed audiences will be. Add to these devices like alliteration, repetition, imagery and anecdotes, and you have the basic building blocks of the language of public speaking. “It’s Sasha and Malia, I love you both more than you can imagine, and you have earned the new puppy that's coming with us to the White House.