Critical Thinking And Language

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Philosophy

 

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Jessica F

 

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October 16, 2013

 

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For diction, you can talk about why an author chose one word over another. Why did the author choose "screeched," instead of "yelled," or "said?" Talk about the different connotations (shades of meaning) that words have. Why does an author choose to symbolize purity with a lily instead of with the color white? In this example, perhaps it is because the lily is the symbol of the Virgin Mary in the Christian faith, and therefore using that symbol gives a religious connotation to whatever the symbol is used for...
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Why does an author choose to symbolize purity with a lily instead of with the color white? In this example, perhaps it is because the lily is the symbol of the Virgin Mary in the Christian faith, and therefore using that symbol gives a religious connotation to whatever the symbol is used for. "How does language empower or limit the expression of our thoughts?" One can only express a thought using the language one knows...
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