Aspects of stylistics

Chaitra, S. R. (2014) Aspects of stylistics. Language in India, 14 (10). ISSN 1930-2940

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This paper discusses the definition and scope of stylistics. Stylistics is approached as the study of language used by authors. Some dictionary definitions are listed and discussed. It is shown that stylistics is a combination of linguistics and literary studies. Stylistics is seen as a part of the interacting zone between language and creativity. Manner of linguistic expressions, literary criticism, relationship between stylistics and social functions, and use of nonverbal communication as a part of stylistics are suggested in this paper.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Stylistics and Literary Expressions and Linguistic Expressions and Social Functions and Nonverbal Communication
Subjects: A Arts and Humanities > English
Divisions: Department of > English
Depositing User: Shrirekha N
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2019 05:30
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2019 05:30

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