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Language & Techniques

Question 4:

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1.) Length of sentences...
Short sentences give the passage...
tension, sharp
create a punchy choppy rhythm
breathlessness
Long sentences give the passage...
time dragging
create a sense of relaxation
it slows the description down

2.) The use of adjective...
Adjectives are vital, they are…

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ing verbs slow the action down.
ed verbs are fast

5.) Use of figurative language...
Use of Short sentences: Short sentences are used for emphasis.
Use of Alliteration: It emphasis but mostly the sound.
"m/n" = gives a sense of harmony.
"p/b"= plosives
"l" = it stretches it out with…

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To convey a vivid image to the reader.
Use of Simile:
To give the reader an image of what something looks like.
Use of repetition:
It emphasises and to show a point. Repetition shows the
continued ignorance of the person.
Use of contrast:
To compare the images and to show…

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