Metamorphosis Tone Analysis

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In the Metamorphois by Franz Kafka, the style enhances the nightmarish quality of the work. The story starts when Gregor wakes up as a beetle. That seems like it would be a nightmare because people don’t want to wake up as a beetle. Also it gives the creepy feeling because what he turns into is a beetle and they are creepy and also the word play gives it a dark and eerie tone. This makes it even more like a nightmarish quality because the tone is what sets everything. If the tone is dark and eerie then the story will end up that way.

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