The narrative techniques used by Black Nelson in the extract “Girl”

10 décembre 2012

In the extract of Black Nelson “Girl”, the first chapter begins with a time complement “It was October”, and similarly the second chapter begins with a time complement “That night”. adidas pas cher Curry One Bambini Devon Kennard Moreover, Black Nelson uses the adverb “Then” to create a chain of events. ugg australia classic Air Jordan 12 (XII) Donne Scarpe Air Jordan 7 That’s why, we see lots of “and” within each paragraph. mu legend zen online Canada Goose Snow Mantra Adidas Zx Flux Homme Pas Cher For example, in the third paragraph, there are nineteen times the coordinating conjunction « and ». adidas femme pas cher Canada Goose Whistler Parka Bo Jackson Within the first paragraph of first chapter, we find three times a time complement as « October », « as soon as » and « there all day ». Timberland Fold-Down Bottes Texas Tech Red Raiders Black Nelson wanted certainly put at least one time complement within each paragraph for to emphasize Cybil’s odd life by Andrea’s point of view. nike air max 2012 Armani Survetement It highlights the progress of the strangeness of Cybil, despite his intelligence, she is in trouble. Doudoune Parajumpers Pas Cher New Balance 997.5 femme

p.9 “It was October of my sophomore year” ← Alliteration in “o”

p,9 “it was raining and I was sitting in my room with my geometry homework watching it get dark outside” ← Alliteration in “i”.

These alliterations emphasize the positive side of narrator.

But after alliterations give the suspense of the story :

P.9 “ ”Andrea! Telephone!” I ran into the hall and picked it up and it was my friend Cybil. mu legend zen for sale Adidas Zx Flux Homme Noir Under Armour Scarpe I asked her what she was doing but she wouldn’t answer so I yelled, “I got it” As soon as my mom hung up Cybil started crying.” ← Alliterations in “a”, in “i”. Mujer Air Jordan 13 Larry Donnell

These alliterations designed to be catchy for readers because you want to read follows. Duron Harmon Womens Air Jordan 3.5 For example, why Cybil was crying?

Black Nelson plays with readers because there are an opposite situation between the first lines and the following lines.

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