English Novels In Indian English Literature

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The major stylistic and linguistic experiments have been made in the Indian novels in English of this period can be noticed in diction or literal paraphrase of idioms, in grammar or in the structure of sentences. Further in the use of conversation, employment of rich images, presentation of more modern and western devices as symbolism and irony, these novelists real an idiosyncratic character and different coloring. We see a marked modify in the technique of the novels written in this period. The novelists writing before nineteen thirties looked for their traditional western models and were mainly influenced by their British counter parts in their concepts of plot, characterization, and other stylistic devices. But the writers from nineteen…show more content…
The Indian novelists in English, by using various linguistic and stylistic devices, have succeeded in infusing the rhythm of Indian languages into English and in assigning the Indian sensibility. Their language items form Indian thought and imagery and acquire a distinctive identity and elasticity. In the words of Prof. Gokak, Indian English Literature represents the evolution of a distinct standard, the body of which is English but whose soul is Indian in color, thought and imagery. There are different opinions regarding this experimentation in the style. Meenakshi Mukherjee states that the style is not integral to the author’s point of view but something added to the material like ‘icing on the cake or embroidery on a sari’. Further she writes: ‘No amount of experimentation with style, no amount of mindful innovations will succeed in fiction unless it has certainty in the context of the particular theme the novel deals…show more content…
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