audience of a play or the reader of a work of literature knows something that a character in the work itself does not know. The irony is in the contrast between the intended meaning of the statements or actions of a character and the additional information understood by the audience.
A celebrated example...
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Although the similarities aren’t quite the same they still have the same concept. I will compare and analyze these two writings in which one is a shortstory, and the other is expressive poetry. I chose these two particular readings because of the racial...
” written by Tristan Bernard and the shortstory, “The Necklace,” written by Guy de Maupassant is well evident with the theme of gender roles and marriage. There are notable differences in the two genres, which can easily be observed, but there are similarities that can also be easily noted. In the...
states that literature is a performance in words). Poetry, drama and fiction are some terms of literature. According to drama article a play is another classical literary form that has continued to evolve over the years, comprised chiefly of dialog between characters, usually intended for dramatic / theatrical...
unwavering reputation for greatness in age after age?
Ⅱ. Define the following terms.
1. Renaissance 2. Elizabethan period
3. Drama 4. Jacobean age
5. Sonnet 6. Essay 7soliloquy
7. Soliloquy 8. Eclogue
Using the mark scheme
Section C: Planning and teaching
Drama and Prose Set Texts
Section C Anthology Poems
Why choose this qualification?
The Edexcel International GCSE...
7. To teach us to see individual bias. In a sense, each of us is an unreliable or naive narrator, but most of us mindlessly accept the stories of certain friends or family without qualification. We should remember that they are centers of their own universes, though, just like we are. They...
Nurul Haifa 1110026000055 Literature 6 Prose Mid Term Test Character and Point of View Analysis of “The Monkey’s Paw” ShortStory A. Introduction On a wet and windy night, John White, along with his wife and son, Herbert, await the arrival of an old friend, Sergeant Morris, who has been stationed in...
Uses of Literature
Uses of Literature bridges the gap between literary theory and common-sense beliefs about why we read literature.
• It explores the diverse motives and mysteries of why we read
• It offers four different ways of thinking about why we read literature - for recognition...
and to consider the function of revolution as apocalyptic change.
• Romantic poets presented a theory of poetry in direct opposition to representative eighteenth-century theories of poetry as imitative of human life and nature by suggesting that poetic inspiration was located not outside in nature...
III. Critical Approaches for Studying Literature
IV. Literary Terms
V. Ten Steps of Poetry Analysis
I. Point of View – Point of view refers to how a story is told:
• First person narration – the “I” voice; the narrator speaks from his or her own point of view.
arranged in such a way as to present names or phrases or sentences when
certain letters selected according to an orderly sequence are brought together to form an alphabet, a name
(often that of the author, a patron, or a loved one), or some other concealed message.
AESTHETICS – Philosophical investigation...
Hryhoriy Kochur Department of Translation Studies
and Contrastive Linguistics
The reproduction of emotion creating lexico-stylistic devices of the shortstory The Pit and the Pendulum by E. A. Poe in the Ukrainian translation by R. Dotsenko
Done by a 4th-year student
experiences blended into one harmonious expression.
Because literature deals with ideas, thoughts and emotions of man, literature can be said to be the story of man. Man’s loves, griefs, thoughts, dreams and aspirations coached in beautiful language is literature.
In order to know the history of a nation’s...
Majorforms of literature
The majorforms of Literature are:
Various forms of literature are written in and further categorized by genre. Sometimes forms are used interchangeably to define genre. However, a form, e.g., a novel...
writing to more technical or scientific works, but the term is most commonly used to refer to works of the creative imagination, including works of poetry, drama, fiction, and nonfiction. Literature represents a language or a people: culture and tradition. But, literature is more important than just a historical...
of writings, mainly imitative of Euro-American literary forms and thematically focused on the plight of blacks in the South, to a sophisticated literary canon whose forms and meanings coalesce to give it a distinct identity.
Southern black poetry was basically undistinguished before the 1920s. Slave poet...
Chapter IV: comparison between abridged and unabridged version of Christmas Carol ………………………………………………………………………..35
Chapter V: Conclusion 40
a (narrative) Plot was and is a literary term defined as the events that make up a story, particularly as they relate to one another in a pattern, in a sequence, through cause and effect, how the reader views the story, or simply by coincidence. One is generally interested in how well this pattern of...
experiences blended into one harmonious expression. Because literature deals with ideas, thoughts and emotions of man, literature can be said to be the story of man. Man’s loves, griefs, thoughts, dreams and aspirations coached in beautiful language is literature.
In order to know the history of a nation’s...