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Unformatted text preview: morals, he was realistic about the nave nature of the mob and exploits them of their emotion using it against Brutus and the conspirators. Therefore both the speeches had two different aims, styles and effect. Brutus made his speech in the prose with only one interval while Antony delivered it in verses with numerous intervals. The result of both the speeches are effective, Brutus manages to convince the people about the murder of Caesar. Antony arouses the people against Brutus and the conspirators. Brutus is dignified and serious, he uses no artificial means to convince the people about his motive. He also produces convincing argument regarding the murder of Caesar. Antony stoops to the level of the mob by becoming one among them. This different method of approach towards the situation was the cause of the downfall of Brutus and the conspirators. 1 JC and modern criticism...
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