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  1. Abraham Lincoln elaborates on the virtues his son must be taught and also the method in which this teaching must be done. The teacher should teach his son to understand the world and the kind of people who live in it, and also to have confidence in his own beliefs. His son must be taught from both bRead more

    Abraham Lincoln elaborates on the virtues his son must be taught and also the method in which this teaching must be done. The teacher should teach his son to understand the world and the kind of people who live in it, and also to have confidence in his own beliefs. His son must be taught from both books and nature, and in a way that is both gentle and strict. The morals and lessons taught to his son by his teacher will help him become a strong and capable human being.

    Abraham Lincoln’s Letter to his Son’s Teacher Lesson Summary & Notes

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  1. Antethesis : *That for every selfish politician there is a dedicated leader *For every enemy there is a friend Alliteration : *Five found *brawn and brain to the highest bidders Metaphor : *But teach him also to filter all he hears on a screen of truth *The test of fire makes fine steel Synecdoche :Read more

    Antethesis : *That for every selfish politician there is a dedicated leader

    *For every enemy there is a friend

    Alliteration : *Five found

    *brawn and brain to the highest bidders

    Metaphor : *But teach him also to filter all he hears on a screen of truth

    *The test of fire makes fine steel

    Synecdoche : *Never to put a price tag on his soul

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