How does John F. Kennedy appeal to pathos and ethos in his inaugural address speech?
Kennedy appeals to emotions in his audience (pathos) when he mentions "the graves of young Americans who answered the call to service surround the globe." Here, Kennedy reminds his audience of the ultimate sacrifice the men and women of the armed forces have made. We feel sympathy for the families and friends they left behind, gratitude for their sacrifice, and pity for their lost lives. In his very famous imperative,...
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