What is an example of a persuasive essay?

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parkerlee eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Another classic is Antony's speech concerning Caesar in William Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar.' (Note that not just the words themselves, but intonation and stress are also important in interpreting meaning.)

Then there is Martin L. King's immortalized speech "I Have a Dream," in which repetition is used for effect.

elpres2 | Student

How about Tom Paine's "The Crisis" or other from that period.

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