Weegy: Kennedy's inaugural address is one of the most memorable political speeches of the past century. The young president's reliance on biblical quotations, metaphors, parallelism, and antithesis recall some of the powerful speeches of Abraham Lincoln. [ The most famous line in Kennedy's address ("Ask not . . .") is a classic example of chiasmus.
In his book White House Ghosts (Simon & Schuster, 2008), journalist Robert Schlesinger (the son ... (More)