Lift Every Voice and Sing
By: Traveon Daniels
The Line with the greatest impact was: We have come treading our path through the blood of the slaughtered.
The speakers are slaves who are being slaughtered.
The subjects address are: Let us march on until victory is won
True to our god, true to our native land
Come to the place for which our fathers sighed.
The theme is:That all the people wants freedom from being a slave
The tone is very emotional because its wrong that slaves had to see there family members be killed or being wiped.
Sensory Details: They see the white gleam of our bright star is cast
Imagery: Facing the rising sun of our new day begun.
Figurative Language: Let our rejoicing rise high as the listening skies
Let us march on till victory is won.
Unfamiliar Vocabulary: Weary- feeling or showing tiredness.
Repetition:God of our weary years God of our silent years.