He composed numerous elements such as allusion, reputation, and parallelism into his work. One element most used in the inauguration is the use of metaphors, such as, “The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it. The glow from that fire can truly light the world”. Kennedy is specifying that the effort that we put into this country can ultimately change the world in a significant way.
The Kennedy inaugural written by president John F. Kennedy was aimed to convince the American public of the twentieth century. Kennedy constructed a brilliant speech by using types of literary elements and his advice to help the community. The inaugural was significant to every person across the nation during the cold war. Viewed from coast to coast through television or listened to from satellite radio. In conclusion, Kennedy’s brilliant public speaking ability has made this speech both very powerful and iconic for many generations to