Language and Style

LANGUAGE AND STYLE

These are techniques through which a writer communicates his/her themes. Style involves the use of artistic language or feature in a literary work for effective communication of feelings, opinions and ideas.

In Ogolla’s text, the following aspects of style have been used to enhance and enrich her message.

1. Contrast

2. Foreshadow

3. Flashback

4. Vivid description

5. Allusion

6. Symbolism

7. Oral Literature devices

8. Humour

9. Irony

10. Local dialect

11. Dream motif

12. Others

 

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Kevin Wakoli
Kevin Wakoli
4 years ago

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