Due: 17/03 (Issued: 14/03)
Time: No more than 20 minutes
Title: How does the writer use language to show the soldier’s attitude towards the enemy or the bombs in the extract below?
Task: Use the analysis process to explore one quotation from the extract below
- Use a spider diagram
- identify keywords,
- identify connotations,
- identify word classes
- List bullet points of why the writer has written this
- List bullet points of how it affects the reader
‘They calls them the musical instruments,’ said the sergeant. ‘Damn them,’ said Frank Jones-Bateman, who had a cut in his hand from a jagged little piece, ‘the devils have started on me early.’ ‘Aye, they’ll have a lot of fun with you before they’re done, sir,’ grinned the sergeant.