The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

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In The God of Small Things, what literary features does Roy use to create a vivid picture in chapter 10?

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This novel is certainly not lacking in literary features. Roy shows herself to use an absolute plethora to describe and paint the picture of what she wants to convey to her readers. I will pick just a few examples in this chapter and leave you to re-read it and hopefully use my examples to help you find some more.

The first episode describes what Estha does as the "Welcome Home, Our Sophie Mol" play was occurring on the front verandah. He walks into where the Paradise Pickles are made and wanders through. Note how Roy uses repetition to paint a picture of the description of this factory as Estha views...

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