a list of literary devices to look for when analyzing a text. Baptised chimps. Road Signs!!!. All authors carefully choose their words. Some authors use literary features or techniques to help you figure out what the theme is. Annotate for Them. What SMART readers do: S = summarize
Baptised Chimps is a list of literary elements and techniques to always look for when you are analyzing a text.
You can sometimes infer that is how the text feels about the thematic concept.
Sound imagery can help create mood.
“With old woes newwail my dear time's waste.” (Shakespeare, Sonnet 30)
There are several structural techniques.
If you do, ask your question.
Respond to the prompts below.
Turn in before you leave.My Question for you…
- Explain what you learned about how identifying and analyzing literary techniques and features can help you interpret the theme of a work?
- Choose one of the techniques, and explain how that technique can help you identify the theme of a text.