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Unformatted text preview: Ex. voice, sex, habits, clothes, tall, short Social – economic status, profession, overall relationships with others Disposition – reflects their personality their moods Psychological – emotional and intellectual aspects Ex. likes, dislikes Morals – ethics Ex. honest, selfish What do they say? Whom are they speaking to? Him or herself?, A group? When and Where? How does the speaker speak? Ex. language, tone, attitude Why are they speaking? Ex. motive Answers: Certainties – given or known facts specified within the text Probabilities – very likely even though not stated outright Possibilities – based on hints Distortions – you know the facts but you decide to take it in a different way...
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- Fall '08
- Characterisation, dramatic speaker