Broadbent holds the view that “Milton is among the few English writers whose style can be called scholarly, his images unique and his words elevated” (6). The ingredients of the grand style generally are: the greatness of the conception which inspires the poem; the exercise of a rich imagination; the employment of dignified words arranged in an impressive and harmonious order; and the use of certain technical devices which add to the interest and the dignity of the language employed. The grand style produces an impression of “bigness, or enormity, or vastness, or loftiness in the reader’s mind” (Nicolson 12). And this is the impression produced upon our minds while reading Milton’s Paradise
There is no progress of events in the play, no real action or plot. It is the thoughts occurring in Prometheus’s mind, which
Human beings like to be with people similar to themselves. This is because they share the same values and act by similar rules. When we are with people who are similar to ourselves, the ways we do the things seem like common sense. But, sometimes work or study or a sense of adventure takes people out of their comfort zone. By understanding intercultural communication everyone can be aware of how to make the interaction between people from other cultures a positive experience.
Overall, “Thoughts of Hanoi” is a poem about reminiscing about the beauty of the past and foreseeing the unknown that the future brings. In order to add some flavor, Nguyen Thi Vinh uses several words and stylistic devices throughout the poem. Vinh does this by using several examples of imagery and simple words. However, although the words may be simple, they are also powerful and carry meaning at the same time. Similarly, the words used are also very straightforward, which helps all types of audience understand the message and theme of the poem.
The [end page 91] individual is thus a 'de-centered' phenomenon, there is no stable self, only subject-positions within a shifting cultural, ideological, signifying field. (John, 2001, pp.3) Absolutely, there is no stability in meaning. There is no ultimate truth. Even the reader, not just the writer can receive the message in a different way. For example, in drama, performance helps the audience to explore their identities.
“Literature is one of the most interesting and significant expressions of humanity” -P.T. Barnum Literature is written to inspire and influence the readers. Usually, literature records the thoughts of great mind. Literature attracts the readers in two ways; one is through its matter and another through its manner. To be specific, through its matter, literature attracts the reader and is interesting for him in some way or the other.
Ethical hedonism is the observation that our fundamental moral obligation is to maximize pleasure. This happiness is comprehended, as adding or added in all pleasant feeling or experience like ease, delight, ecstasy, elation, enjoyment, euphoria, exhilaration, exultation, gladness, gratification, gratitude, joy, fancy, love, relief, satisfaction, tranquillity, and many more. This particular theory is applied by more number of authors in their literary works. They have experienced the same in literary and spiritual world even. Renaissance philosophers Erasmus (1466-1536) revived hedonism and argued that its emphasis on pleasure was in
A novel is an instrument to express one’s self. It is an ideal avenue to reflect the novelist’s felicity, their experiences, and their anxiousness. It is an account that bestows consolation for the novelist and it exhibits his or her craft. This quality is admired by any writer who has been given the courtesy to reflect his or her own life in his art. J.A.
1. Scope of the study Discourse analysis is the analysis of the written and spoken discourse. In other words discourse analysis refers to studies of the sentence in its linguistic context (Simensen, 2007: p.59). There must be cohesion that gives any text meaning and unity through cohesive ties. It links between words in any text.