Unformatted text preview: hopeless throughout the passage. The author employs syntax to give coherence to his address of confusion. He uses injamnents to set important elements on both sides of the commas so that it is easy for the reader to compare them and semicolons to balance two ideas together. He uses metaphors such as “Prince” and “subject” to portray that politics and religion no longer hold the same value as before, as science has overshadowed them. The theme of the passage is revealed at the very end with the absence of an end mark. There is no conclusion to new discoveries shattering old beliefs as they continuously happen and take away all connection between previously existing conventions....
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1 taught by Professor S during the Spring '11 term at Texas Tech.
- Spring '11